Apply for a Kickstart Scheme grant

If you're an employer looking to create jobs placements for young people, you can apply for funding as part of the Kickstart Scheme. How the scheme works The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment. Employers

Kickstart Scheme: promotional materials

Use these materials to promote the Kickstart Scheme to employers and potential job placement participants. Documents Kickstart Scheme employer guide PDF, 2.75MB, 4 pages This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format. Kickstart Scheme email signature PNG, 8.32KB This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an

Kickstart Scheme contacts

List of regional and national contacts for employers and Kickstart gateways to get help with the Kickstart Scheme. Documents Kickstart Scheme contacts HTML Details If you need help with the Kickstart Scheme process or you’d like to add job placements or employers to your grant agreement, you can contact: your local employer contact if you

Steps to take before calculating your claim using the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Find out what steps you need to take before you calculate how much you can claim for furloughed and flexibly furloughed employees. The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended until 30 April 2021. Claims for furlough days in January 2021 must be made by 15 February 2021. You can no longer submit claims for

Bounce back loan borrowers can delay repayments by extra six months

Businesses that took out government-backed Bounce Back Loans to get through Covid-19 will now have greater flexibility to repay their loans, the government announced today (8 February). Bounce Back Loan borrowers will now have the option to tailor payments according to their individual circumstances Chancellor makes support even more generous with the option to delay

Making your Self Assessment payments including Class 2 National Insurance contributions

Check how to pay your Self Assessment payments including your Class 2 National Insurance contributions. As one of the Governments coronavirus (COVID 19) supporting measures, Self Assessment taxpayers were given the option of deferring payment of their July 2020 Payment on Account until 31 January 2021. If you deferred this payment, you may have had

Pay VAT deferred due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

Find out how to pay VAT payments deferred between 20 March and 30 June 2020. You can pay now or get ready to join the VAT deferral new payment scheme. If you deferred VAT payments due between 20 March and 30 June 2020 and still have payments to make, you can: pay the deferred VAT

Check if you can claim a grant through the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

If you're self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been impacted by coronavirus (COVID-19) find out if you can use this scheme to claim a grant. The scheme has been extended. If you were not eligible for the first and second grant based on the information in your Self Assessment tax returns, you will not

How to import goods into Great Britain from EU countries

Introduction What are your options? Decide how you will import your goods into Great Britain from EU countries. The main options are: Importing goods through delayed declarations. For most goods (except controlled goods), this allows you to keep records of the goods you are importing and delay submitting a full customs declaration and paying customs

Check which employees you can put on furlough to use the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

To use the scheme, the steps you’ll need to take are: Check if you can claim. Check which employees you can put on furlough. Steps to take before calculating your claim. Calculate how much you should claim. Claim for your employees’ wages online – the service should be simple to use and any support you need

Assessment and procurement of coronavirus (COVID-19) tests

Details This page contains guidance to help developers of COVID-19 tests understand how their tests are assessed for procurement and use in the UK. Please visit Assessment and procurement of coronavirus (COVID-19) tests

Procurement Policy Note 02/20: supplier relief due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

Details This Procurement Policy Note (PPN) sets out information and guidance for public bodies on payment of their suppliers to ensure service continuity during and after the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Contracting authorities must act now to ensure suppliers at risk are in a position to resume normal contract delivery once the outbreak is over.