The Government of Saint Petersburg approved the procedure for exemption from rent for the second quarter of 2020 for representatives of small and medium-sized businesses whose activities were affected by the spread of coronavirus infection.
This measure applies to payments for rent of city premises, buildings, land properties, as well as for the placement of relocatable retail facilities owned by Saint Petersburg.
The Committee for property relations of Saint Petersburg (hereinafter referred to as the Committee) carries out the exemption from rent by concluding supplementary agreements to lease agreements based on applications received from companies. The term for consideration of the application is 30 working days from the date of its receipt.
The application form and the list of necessary documents to be attached to it are currently under discussion by the Government of Saint Petersburg.
Please note that this benefit can be granted to SMEs that:
In case of non-compliance with at least one of these conditions, companies may receive a refusal from the Committee to apply the benefit in the form of a Notification specifying the reasons for such refusal.
Our specialists carefully monitor changes in regional legislation and inform our clients about them without fail. Please contact us in the matters of the application of this benefit and the drawing up of the necessary set of documents.