You are using an outdated browser. Upgrade your browser today for a better experience of this site and many others.
Information about changes from 1 July 2021 has been added and claims for furlough days in June 2021 must be made by 14 July 2021.
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended until 30 September 2021. From 1 July 2021, the government will pay 70% of wages up to a maximum cap of £2,187.50 for the hours the employee is on furlough.
Employers will top up employees’ wages to make sure they receive 80% of wages (up to £2,500) in total for the hours the employee is on furlough. The caps are proportional to the hours not worked.
See: Claim for wages through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
06 Jul 2021
The government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) begins winding down from 1 July.
The government has confirmed that employers of all sizes in England can now apply for £3,000 in extra funding to help them take on new apprentices.