Additional measures and allowances available for employers and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic

Over the past few weeks and months, the Government have announced a number of additional measures to support both businesses and employers, but also to reduce the number of redundancies of employees that have been on Furlough.  Also, we wanted to highlight some of the allowances available for employees working from home and to provide…

The Discretionary Grant Fund

A new Discretionary Grants Scheme has become available for those who were not able to access a grant in the first round of financial aid offered from the Government. This new fund will be provided by Local Authorities for businesses financially struggling.  It is discretionary, so not definite, but might be worth investigating for your…