In view of the November lock-down, the government has announced the following additional support measures for business. More detialed guidance in relation to the various schemes is expected shortly.
- Job Retention (Furlough) Scheme – extended to 2nd December – paid at 80% for all hours not worked (either full or part-time)
- Local authority administered grants for those businesses required to shut, or severely affected by the lock-down.
- Increase in the Self-Employed income support grant from 20% to 40% of earnings
More details can be found here