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More than 1,200 'autónomos' in Mijas apply for grants

Mayor Josele González and deputy mayor José Carlos Martín announced the plan.
Mayor Josele González and deputy mayor José Carlos Martín announced the plan. / SUR
  • The local council announced aid for the self-employed and SMEs affect by the Covid-19 crisis earlier this month

Just a week after the launch of its 'Plan Mijas', the town hall has already received more than 1,200 applications from self-employed and SMEs for grants of between 3,000 and 6,000 euros.

After having listened to suggestions from local businesses, mayor Josele González has also extended the eligibility criteria, removing a minimum percentage loss to earnings and loosening restrictions over restarting activity.