Government Advice and Information On COVID-19
This page is dedicated to government advice around COVID-19 throughout the United Kingdom. The NFRN are here to help and will provide regular updates and information for members on this page, including measures and government packages to support businesses.
The Northern Irish Executive has today confirmed that tourist accommodation including hotels may reopen on the 20th July.
From today, Scotland have began to ease lockdown rules, as people from different households are able to meet outdoors, ensuring they are two meters apart.
The NHS test and trace system forms a central part of the government’s Coronavirus recovery strategy.
How to use the Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme to claim back employees’ Covid-19 related Statutory Sick Pay (SSP).
Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has announced that non-essential retail will be able to reopen from the 15 June.
The Scottish Government have released their route map of phases for easing lockdown.
Those struggling to pay their mortgage due to COVID-19 will be able extend their mortgage payment holiday for a further three months or begin to make reduced payments.
The Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business sets out how the Coronavirus restrictions in the Republic of Ireland will be lifted.
The NI Executive is looking to relax the current lockdown restrictions. There are important factors when considering this and everyone must remain focused on the health and safety of the population, improving the economy and addressing the challenges everyone is experiencing.
On the 15 May the Irish government agreed details of the new €250m Restart Grant, which will give a direct grant to small businesses to help with costs associated with reopening and reemploying staff following the COVID-19 closures.
On the 26 May a new online service will launch for small and medium sized employers to recover Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) payments they have made to their employees, the Government has announced today.
Phase one of the Irish government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business to ease the COVID-19 restrictions and reopen Ireland’s economy and society comes into effect today (May 18).