The Government and employers will carry on topping up workers’ wages when the furlough scheme winds down at the end of the month.
More Government support measures for the self-employed have been announced to help lessen the economic impacts of COVID-19.
A limited number of grants worth up to £5,000 are now available for local businesses struggling with the financial impact of the coronavirus find out more.
The second and final SEISS grant available to eligible self-employed people is now open for claims. This is a taxable grant worth 70%
The government has announced a new grant scheme targeted at small and medium-sized businesses. Organisations can apply for grants of between £1,000 – £5,000 find out more here.
During lockdown there has been an increase in fraudsters carrying out sophisticated scams Find out more about the scans and how to spot them.