Covid-19 Business Support Hub


We are here to support you during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Please read the articles below for our latest updates.

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Chancellor expands Job Support Scheme and grants to businesses facing new COVID-19 restrictions


12 Oct 2020

The Chancellor has announced that the Government will expand the new Job Support Scheme (JSS) to assist jobs and businesses …
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Government issues new guidance on the Job Retention Bonus


5 Oct 2020

Employers will be able to apply for the Job Retention Bonus (JRB) between 15 February 2021 and 31 March 2021. …
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Download the Government’s guide to the Job Support Scheme


28 Sep 2020

Many businesses have welcomed the news that the Government will introduce a new scheme to support them with their employment …
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Chancellor announces new Job Support Scheme and package of business support measures


24 Sep 2020

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has announced a new job protection scheme and a range of new business support measures. Announcing …
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Government to reinforce COVID Secure guidance with new direct legal obligations


23 Sep 2020

To ensure workplaces that remain open prevent the spread of Coronavirus, the Government will introduce a direct legal obligation for …
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Hospitality industry faces new restrictions to curb second wave


23 Sep 2020

In recent weeks, many businesses within the hospitality sector have been enjoying a relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions. However, from 24 …
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Event and conference re-openings no longer allowed to go ahead


23 Sep 2020

Plans for the phased reopening of stadiums, business events and conferences on 1 October will now no longer go ahead. …
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Government introduces legal duty to self-isolate, with big penalties for employers that prevent staff from following the rules


23 Sep 2020

Speaking in the House of Commons, the Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, has announced a legal duty to self-isolate for people …
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Government reinstates advice to work from home ‘if you can’


23 Sep 2020

The Prime Minister has reinstated the advice for people to work from home if they can, following an increase in …
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HMRC sends thousands of letters to employers for ‘incorrect’ CJRS claims


23 Sep 2020

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has been writing to thousands of employers, asking them to review the Coronavirus Job Retention …
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