We have compiled, and will continue to update, a list of helpful links for you and your business:
Businesses need to approach participating banks and lenders to apply.
For more information about this scheme visit the British Business Bank website.
CJRS (Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme)
Click here for UK Government information about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.
There is also an additional step-by-step guide to applying for the CJRS on the HMRC website - here.
Self-employment Income Support Scheme
The Self-employment Income Support Scheme will support self-employed individuals (including members of partnerships) who have lost income due to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Click here for more information
HMRC – VAT & Self-assessment deferrals
Because of coronavirus you may be able to defer some tax payments without paying a penalty. You can:
- delay VAT payments due before 30 June 2020 until 31 March 2021
- delay your Self-Assessment payment on account due in July 2020 until 31 January 2021
Contact the HMRC coronavirus (COVID-19) helpline if you cannot pay any other tax bills because of coronavirus.
£10K & £25K Small Business Support Grant Schemes
Click here for NI Business Information about the above.
General UK Government Resources
General Government guidance to assist employers, businesses and their staff in addressing COVID-19 – click here.
The Government has also released guidance for the Charity Sector – here.
Health & Wellbeing
Department for Health advice.
NHS advice: for coronavirus information.
COVID – 19 & Anxiety – 7 steps to help improve your mental health, by Action Mental Health.