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Please note that this fund is now closed for applications

The Scotland Coach Operators – COVID-19 Business Support and Continuity Fund has been established to provide financial support for Scottish based businesses in the coach operators sector critical to Scotland’s tourism economy.  

About the fund

The £10 million fund is being delivered by VisitScotland on behalf of the Scottish Government and has been developed with input from the Confederation of Passenger Transport. 

It will support these businesses, who incur significant costs for vehicles which cannot operate while restrictions on travel are still in place, and to help prepare for recommencing operations when restrictions are lifted. 

The amount awarded to each applicant will be determined by the eligibility criteria and supporting information provided as set out within the guidance notes.

Application process

The fund has now closed, any applications received now will not be considered.

Questions about the fund

If you have any queries about the Scotland Coach Operators – COVID-19 Business Support and Continuity Fund application or process, please contact