Mini Business Survey June 2021

Thank you for taking the time to complete this joint Business Gateway and Economic Development snapshot survey, you will have the opportunity to make comments and give feedback at the end.
All data will be reported with anonymity guaranteed. Your data will be dealt with in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018.
 

1. What is the main activity of your organisation or business? Select the one that is the closest match. *

 

2. How long has your business been trading?
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3. Does your organisation currently employ staff?

 

4. Due to COVID did your business remain open between March 2020 and April 2021? *

 

5. Has turnover been affected by COVID?

 

6. Are your employees currently furloughed?

 

7. Have your employees previously been furloughed?

 

8. Have any employees been made redundant due to the pandemic impacts?

 

9. Are you having difficulties recruiting new staff? (if you wish, please explain further in the comments box at the end of the survey)

 

10. Did you apply for COVID related grant support? *

 

11. Did you receive a grant?

 

12. Please tell us how crucial was it to business survival?

 

13. Please tell us why not?

 

14. Have you or are you planning to invest in a business development during the next 12 months? (if you wish, please explain further in the comments box at the end of the survey)

 

15. Do you have confidence moving forward with your business? (tick all that apply and if you wish, please explain further in the comments box at the end of the survey)

 

16. Has your business been affected by Brexit? (if you wish, please explain further in the comments box at the end of the survey)

 

17. As an estimate what percentage of your net turnover contributes towards energy costs associated with your business? (e.g. fuel costs, electricity, etc.)

 

18. Does your business currently use any form of renewable energy sources for utilities? For example heat pumps, solar, wind etc

 

19. Where is your business based?

 

20. Please tell us what is next for your business and how can we help? Or add any additional comments.

 

21. If you wish to be entered in to a prize draw to win a £50 meal voucher for a local restaurant of your choice please enter your details: