Guidance

Factsheet: what to do when you’ve been made redundant

Insolvency Service Redundancy Payments Service RP1 factsheet for employees made redundant by an insolvent employer

Applies to England, Scotland and Wales

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What to do when you've been made redundant factsheet

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Redundancy Payments Service guidance for employees made redundant by an insolvency practitioner.

Published 24 July 2015
Last updated 17 September 2021 + show all updates
  1. Section 6: Link on what employment benefits are available changed to more up to date DWP guidance.

  2. added Word .docx versions of the forms

  3. Added guidance about 12 and 52 week average pay

  4. Added information about Protective awards

  5. Amendment to benefits related guidance.

  6. Factsheet added for employees made redundant after being furloughed under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

  7. Complete redraft of existing content

  8. Document attachments updated

  9. New information added which explains the importance of case reference numbers and where to get them.

  10. We have updated our factsheet to provide more thorough information about what to do if you’ve have been made redundant and your employer is insolvent.

  11. Updated information

  12. First published.