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JOB RETENTION SCHEME - Frequently Asked Questions – Q13 to Q30

The scheme also covers employees who were made redundant since 28 February 2020, if they are rehired by their employer.

UNIVERSAL CREDIT (UC) FACT SHEET

This is an area many of you will not have needed to know about but with many individuals falling into UC and the world of State Benefits (as a result of the Pandemic) we thought we can direct you to where you can find the information you require.

GUIDANCE ON BUSINESS SUPPORT GRANT FUNDING – LATEST GOVERNMENT PAPER

Please Guidance for local authorities setting out details of the Small Business Grants Fund (SBGF) and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund (RHLGF).

Universal Credit / Benefits Calculator

If you want to check what benefits you are entitled to the Government recommends using an independent calculator to find out:

GOVERNMENT RELAXATION OF FINANCIAL SOLVENCY RULES DURING PANDEMIC

The government plans to introduce emergency changes to overhaul insolvency laws and give “breathing space” to companies hit by the coronavirus crisis, Alok Sharma, the business secretary has announced, in a move to help prevent mass failures.

BUSINESS RATES RELIEF AND RELATED GOVERNMENT SUPPORT

Business Secretary Alok Sharma gave the 1 April 2020 daily press briefing on the government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

First Government-Backed Loans Reach Firms In Need

Chancellor Strengthens Support On Offer For Business As First Government-Backed Loans Reach Firms In Need

GUIDANCE NOTES ON PAYMENTS FOR CONTINGENT WORKERS IMPACTED BY COVID-19

The Cabinet has produced guidance notes for “Contingent Workers” impacted by COVID-19
This gives Public sector contractors access to the 80% furlough scheme.

CORONAVIRUS JOB RETENTION SCHEME (CJRS) – OTHER WORKERS

guidance on Apprentices, public sector organisations, individuals, administrators, LLP’s, eligible individuals who are not employees, office holders, company directors, agency workers, Limb(b) workers, contingent workers etc.

HOW TO CLAIM FOR YOUR EMPLOYEES' WAGES THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS JOB RETENTION SCHEME (CJRS)

The Government recently provided more details on how the CJRS works. Please note the online service you will use to claim is not open yet – we will let you know when it is. We have the capability to calculate and submit your CJRS Claim so please let us know if we can help.

JOB RETENTION SCHEME - Frequently Asked Questions – Q31 to Q48

Any entity with a UK payroll can apply, including businesses, charities, recruitment agencies and public authorities.