Check if you can claim a grant through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

If you’re self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) find out if you can use this scheme to claim a grant.

Find coronavirus financial support for your business

You may be eligible for loans, tax relief and cash grants. Use this business support finder search tool to see what support is available for you and your business.

NHS launches mental health hotline for staff tackling COVID-19

The NHS has launched a mental health hotline as part of a package of measures to support the NHS’ 1.4 million staff as they help people deal with the coronavirus.

Update on return flights to the UK

The government is ramping up efforts to bring home thousands of UK travellers stranded overseas by coronavirus with a new package of extra flights.

Updated Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Updated guidance for employees and employers regarding the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, find out if you’re eligible…

Coronavirus Business Financial Support

Coronavirus Business Financial Support. A full range of business support measures have been made available to UK businesses and employees. Click here to find out more…

Government partnership with airlines to fly back more tourists stranded abroad.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office announces a new government partnership with airlines to fly back more tourists stranded abroad due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Government Guidance Coronavirus outbreak FAQs: what you can & can’t do

Government Guidance Coronavirus outbreak FAQs: what you can and can’t do. Published 29th March 2020

Stopping public gatherings

The Government is stopping all public gatherings of more than two people. The two exceptions to this rule are: Where the gathering is of a group of people who live together – this means that a parent can take their children to the shops if there is no option to leave them at home. Where…

Closing non-essential shops, businesses & public spaces

Closing non-essential shops, businesses and public spaces.