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Help and support if your business is affected by coronavirus (COVID-19)

Watch a video or webinar and sign up for email alerts to learn more about the support available if your business is affected by COVID-19.

You can sign up for email alerts about support available if your business is affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) Rebate Scheme

Watch a video about the COVID-19 Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme.

COVID-19 Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme.

Watch a recorded webinar about COVID-19 Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme. You will learn about:

  • who can claim
  • when to start paying SSP
  • employees you can claim for
  • making a claim
  • keeping records and more

Other help available

Use HMRC’s digital assistant to find more information about the coronavirus support schemes.

Published 31 March 2020
Last updated 30 July 2021 + show all updates
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