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21.04.20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Businesses and Employers Bulletin

Business Support Checker Tool A new ‘support finder’ tool will help businesses and self-employed people across the UK to quickly and easily determine what financial support is available to them during the coronavirus pandemic. ...

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21.04.20

Furlough scheme is now live

Click on the link to the application instructions & online form Applications can be made now and will typically take 6 working days till payments are made from the date of application: Users will need the Government Gateway user ID...

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20.04.20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Businesses and Employers Bulletin

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Open for applications today The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is now open for application. Employers can now claim online for a grant for 80% of their furloughed employees’ salaries, up to a...

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17.04.20

Get ready to claim – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The online claim service for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will be launched on GOV.UK on Monday 20‌‌ April 2020. Any entity with a UK payroll can apply, including businesses, charities, recruitment agencies and public authoritie...

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17.04.20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Businesses and Employers Bulletin

Continuation of Social Distancing Measures The Government announced today that the current social distancing measures will remain in place for at least the next 3 weeks until 7 May. The advice from SAGE is that relaxing any of the measures...

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