COVID-19 Information Hub

Welcome to the Scottish Rural Network COVID-19 Information Hub. This hub was set up in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and will be updated regularly with the latest official guidance, helpful resources, funding support and news relevant to Scotland's rural communities.

If you are looking for more advice relating to agriculture and farming then please visit the COVID-19 page on

If you cannot find the answer you are looking for in the information below, then please get in touch with us at

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Coronavirus guidance from Scottish Government

Scotland has moved out of the levels system. Everyone should continue to act carefully and remain cautious.

To stay safe you should:

Sector Specific Guidance & Support

Community Support & Funding 

Business Support & Funding

For information on business support funding available through the Scottish Government, you can visit the website. 

Funding and support available through the UK Government;

Other funding and support available;

  • Growbiz is an independent, community-based organisation with charitable status, providing support to anyone starting, running or growing a rural business. They are increasing their support during the COVID-19 crisis and are open to any small or micro-business in Perthshire or other parts of rural Scotland.
  • Crowdfunder UK 'Pay it Forward' Scheme

Third Sector Funding & Information

Wellbeing & Mental Health Support

Other useful links