Policy paper

The Job Support Scheme

Find out more information about the Job Support Scheme.



This paper explains the details of the Job Support Scheme.

The Job Support Scheme helps individuals and businesses deal with the challenges created by coronavirus (COVID-19) by helping employers retain their employees. This was announced by the Chancellor of the Exchequer on 24 September 2020 and added to on 9 October 2020 and 22 October 2020.

Published 22 October 2020