Business support and funding from external organisations - Coronavirus

On this page you can view guidance and support available for businesses:

Business Gateway support

Business Gateway provides a list of free business resources that may be useful to you. All workshops are live streamed and advisor appointments carried out remotely. You can also contact Business Gateway Aberdeen City and Shire.

Scottish Government support

Find out more about Scottish Government support for businesses on the GOV.UK website and a summary of information available on support for businesses on the Scottish Government website.

Find business support

View coronavirus advice for businesses in Scotland on the Find Business Support website. You can also find coronavirus financial support for your business on the website.

My World of Work

If you have lost your job due to coronavirus there are jobs available now, for example in supermarkets and the NHS. Search the Skills Development Scotland job hub, My World of Work.

UK businesses trading internationally

This guidance is for UK businesses who are trading internationally and have been impacted by the spread of coronavirus.


Interface online works with businesses of all sizes, in all sectors, to match them to Scotland’s world-leading academic expertise to help them grow.

Libraries Innovation Network Aberdeenshire

Libraries Innovation Network Aberdeenshire (LINA) is a collaboration between Robert Gordon University and Aberdeenshire Council, in particular its library service Live Life Aberdeenshire LLA that will support economic development through nurturing innovative thinking and encouraging the development, testing and implementation of business ideas.

Insurance guidance

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) have issued a statement on business insurance cover. ABI also created insurance information hub which includes business insurance, trade credit, income protection and pensions and investments.