New CJRS Treasury Direction Published

Nov 16, 2020 On 13 November 2020, HM Treasury published its fourth Treasury Direction, which together with the previous Treasury Directions, form the legal framework for the CJRS (furlough

One Simple Mistake That Could Cost You Furlough Funding

Nov 07, 2020 Failing to ensure any previously issued furlough agreements meet the extended CJRS grant eligibility conditions could result in failed grant claims.

Furlough Scheme Extended to March 2021

Nov 06, 2020 On 5 November 2020, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will be extended until 31 March 2021 and it is more generous than the

Further Details on Extension to Furlough Scheme

Nov 02, 2020 In light of the PM’s announcement on 30 October 2020, in which he confirmed the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough Scheme / CJRS) will be extended to 2 December 2020

New Quarantine Restrictions on Entering the UK

Aug 07, 2020 Last week the Government warned against non essential travel to Spain and imposed a 14 day quarantine period on holiday makers returning to the UK. Yesterday Belgium, the Baha

Chancellor announces more details about extension to the Furlough Scheme

May 30, 2020 Yesterday (29‌‌ May) the Chancellor announced more details about the extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), the key details being as follows:

Ending Furlough | What Employers Need to Know

May 21, 2020 With lockdown measures already relaxed in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and Scotland due to announce its plan to come out of lockdown on Thursday 21 May 2020, many Empl

Furlough Scheme Extended to October 2020

May 12, 2020 The Chancellor Rishi Sunak has today announced the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will be extended for four months, until the end of October 2020 but in doing so, he

Coronavirus & Homeworking and Travel | Key Questions for Employers Answered

Mar 19, 2020 As the restrictions imposed by Government as a result of the rapid spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak increase, many Employers are reviewing their business continui

Coronavirus & Data Protection Issues | Key Questions for Employers Answered

Mar 18, 2020 Data Protection is often a minefield for Employers at the best of times but what Data Protection issues could the Coronavirus outbreak create?  We have collated information