What Financial Support Has The Chancellor Announced?

Paying your employees

UK-wide.

  1. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
    • 26 June 2020
    • Collection

Paying sick pay

UK-wide.

  1. Check if you can claim back Statutory Sick Pay paid to employees due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
    • 25 June 2020
    • Guidance

Paying tax

UK-wide.

  1. Deferral of VAT payments due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
    • 1 July 2020
    • Guidance
  2. Defer your Self Assessment payment on account due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
    • 8 July 2020
    • Guidance
  3. If you cannot pay your tax bill on time
    • 11 December 2014

Business rates relief

England only (see guidance for Northern IrelandScotland, and Wales)

  1. Check if your retail, hospitality or leisure business is eligible for business rates relief due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
    • 18 March 2020
    • Guidance
  2. Check if your nursery is eligible for business rates relief due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
    • 22 March 2020
    • Guidance

Business support grant funds

England only (see guidance for Northern IrelandScotland, and Wales).

  1. Check if you're eligible for the coronavirus Small Business Grant Fund
    • 1 April 2020
    • Guidance
  2. Check if you're eligible for the coronavirus Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund
    • 1 April 2020
    • Guidance
  3. Apply for the coronavirus Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund
    • 8 June 2020
    • Guidance

Support for the self-employed

UK-wide.

  1. Check if you can claim a grant through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme
    • 17 August 2020
    • Guidance

Support for small and medium-sized businesses

UK-wide.

  1. Apply for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme
    • 1 May 2020
    • Guidance
  2. Apply for the coronavirus Future Fund
    • 20 May 2020
    • Guidance
  3. Apply for a coronavirus Bounce Back Loan
    • 4 May 2020
    • Guidance

Support for large businesses

UK-wide.

  1. Apply for the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme
    • 28 May 2020
    • Guidance
  2. Apply for the COVID-19 Corporate Financing Facility