COVID-19: Government Support to Businesses

UK GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES ‘UNPRECENDENTED’ SUPPORT PACKAGE

The government has announced a significant temporary package to support businesses and people, including a scheme whereby 80% of an employees salary will be paid by the government in an effort to encourage companies to put employees on furlough, rather than laying them off.

NFDC summarises the key guidance, relevant to our industry sector in today’s news alert: Summary Updates and Links to Government Guidance