Available Grants and Loans

Disaster loans available for certain counties affected by severe winter storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides.

If you are located in a declared disaster area, you may be eligible for financial assistance from the U.S Small Business Administration (SBA). For more information regarding the disaster loans and eligibility, please refer to the below documents.

How To Apply
SBA Disaster Loans Fact Sheet (Español versión aquí).

On May 21, 2020, Monterey County Environmental Health Bureau announced they will be offering permit fee payment plans for businesses that have experienced hardship due to COVID-19. The payment plan option allows for businesses to continue operating while an extension is offered for payment of annual health permit fees.

Permits are renewable annually and all payments are due by July 1st of each year; payments received after July 1st are assessed a penalty fee and facilities operating without a valid permit are subject to closure. Payments can be made online, by phone, or in person in the Salinas, Monterey, or King City office. For more information regarding permitting, fees, or general questions about the Environmental Health Bureau, Click Here.