COVID-19 support schemes

The second round of the Self Employment Income Support scheme opened today.   Those whose businesses have been adversely affected by COVID-19 since 14th July can apply for a grant up to 70% of their average monthly earnings for a further 3 months, up to a maximum of £6,570.  You can claim for the second grant even if you did not make a claim for the first grant and the deadline is 19th October.  See: