Economic Resilience Fund

Do you run a business in Wrexham?

Our Business and Investment Team is continuing to provide support to businesses across the county during these uncertain times.


The team is receiving numerous requests from local businesses and are acting as an information brokerage service directing companies to official government guidance for employers and business, including:

The team is also making local businesses aware of the Welsh Government business rates relief programme which may help in the current situation.

The Minister for Economy, Transport and North Wales, Ken Skates has issued a letter to reassure businesses in light of the recent cases of Coronavirus (Covid-19).

In brief, a support package for small businesses worth £200m will be rolled out immediately to help deal with the impact of coronavirus.

If you are currently experiencing issues or have any concerns with regards to your business operations/supply chain contact the Business Wales helpline on 03000 6 03000.

To stay up to date with the latest information, take a look at their Coronavirus Advice page.

Read the UK and Devolved Government’s Coronavirus Action Plan.

Questions relating to staffing are being referred to the ACAS website which provides an abundance of up to date information for both employers and employees.

Lead Member for the Economy – Economic Development and Regeneration, Cllr Terry Evans commented: “As we know, the potential economic impact of Corona Virus will be significant to businesses across the region. Our Business & Investment Team is continuing to provide support and signposting companies to up to date information coming from both the UK and Welsh Governments.”

To contact the team please phone 01978 667300 or email

Read the most up-to-date information about Covid-19.