Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
Any employer in the country will be eligible for the scheme.
Grants via HMRC to cover most of the wages (80% of a wage up to £2,500 a month) of staff who are not working but kept on payroll.
Backdated to 1 March 2020 and measure open for at least 3 months – no time limit on the scheme.
Statutory sick pay relief package for SMEs.