Self Employed Resources – #COVID19 #coronavirus

The following resources may be useful to the Self Employed who are impacted by #COVID19:

Going back to work readiness

MOT expiry extension

Free school meals

Free online training

The Skills Toolkit

And free courses from the Open University OpenLearn

OU OpenLearn

The Income Support Scheme for Self-employed- allows the self employed to claim a taxable grant worth 80% of trading profits up to a maximum of £2,500 per month for the next 3 months.

Self-Employed Income Support Scheme

Using the eligibility checker


VAT registered business have the option to defer VAT payments.

Defer VAT payments

Other types


Contingent Workers

Claim benefits

Claim Universal Credit

PAYadvice.UK Last updated 13/5/2020