To enable the continued provision of finance to UK businesses during the COVID-19 outbreak, the UK government has introduced a number of lending schemes.

The deadline for all government-backed lending scheme applications has now been extended to 31 January 2021.

If Lloyds Bank do not currently provide your main Business Current Account, please speak to your main bank for support in the first instance.

Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS)

Borrow between £2,000 and £50,000 with a Bounce Back Loan.

Businesses who have already received funds through the scheme but did not take the maximum loan available to them, may be able to request a top-up to their existing Bounce Back Loan.

Apply for a Bounce Back Loan

Request a top-up

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS)

Borrow between £50,001 and £5 million. 

Suitable for businesses with an annual turnover up to £45 million. 

Find out more

Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS)

Borrow between £50,000 up to £200 million.

Suitable for businesses with an annual turnover over £45 million.

Contact your Relationship Director to enquire about the scheme

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Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme – Asset Finance

If you are looking to acquire a new asset or finance an existing asset, but your business has experienced difficulties as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme- Asset Finance may be available to support you.

Find out moreabout CBIL asset finance

Additional government support

Alongside the government-backed lending schemes, the government has also introduced a number of other schemes to support businesses who have been impacted by coronavirus. 

A guide to government help for businesses


Lending for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme and Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme is subject to a satisfactory credit assessment and we will need your permission to carry out a credit check on you and your business. 

You should not apply for an amount that you cannot comfortably afford to repay now and in the future to avoid the possibility of legal action.

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We adhere to The Standards of Lending Practice which are monitored and enforced by the LSB:

Eligible deposits with us are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS). We are covered by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). Please note that due to FSCS and FOS eligibility criteria not all business customers will be covered.