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Newly Self-Employed Support Scheme

The Newly Self-Employed Support Scheme provides support to newly self-employed individuals (sole traders and those in partnerships) adversely impacted by COVID-19

Covid Restrictions Business Support Scheme: Part B

Aims to assist supply chain businesses impacted by customers restricted or forced to close/cease trading under the Health Protection Regulations.

Covid Restrictions Business Support Scheme: Part A

The Covid Restrictions Business Support Scheme (CRBSS) aims to support those businesses directly impacted by the Health Protection Regulations.

    Coronavirus: Pay VAT deferred due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

    How to pay VAT payments deferred between 20 March and 30 June 2020 - you can pay now or get ready to opt in to the VAT deferral new payment scheme

    Coronavirus: Sports Sustainability Fund

    [Closed to applications] The Sports Sustainability Fund aims to address the economic consequences of the COVID 19 health pandemic effecting the sports sector

    Business Adaptation and Improvement Grant Scheme for Ards and North Down

    Grants of up to £2,500 are available to carry out adjustments and improvements to business properties

    Coronavirus: Voluntary, Community and Social Economy Sector Covid Recovery Fund

    Fund to help safely deliver essential services during the COVID-19 crisis and to assist with the safe reopening of the VCSE sector to maintain service delivery

    Horizon Europe – access to EU research funds

    The UK will participate in the EU's €95.5 billion research and innovation programme, Horizon Europe

    Coronavirus: Localised Restrictions Support Scheme

    Financial support to businesses affected by the health protection restrictions put in place by the NI Executive

    Coronavirus: Updated example workplace COVID-19 risk assessment template

    Example risk assessment template shows Northern Ireland businesses the approach expected by the Health & Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) for COVID-19 in the workplace

    Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - HMRC webinar

    Support webinar to help employers and employees deal with the economic impacts of COVID-19

    New IPO service: Search UK trade mark classes

    New service is available to search and classify trade mark goods and services

    Off-payroll working rules webinars

    HMRC webinars to explain how the off-payroll working rules will change on 6 April 2021

    Design Bites: Thinking, talking and drawing for product and service design

    Free webinar to help you explore the design process through creative problem solving, visual recording and mapping of thoughts and ideas

    Innovation Vouchers: January 2021 call

    The next Innovation Voucher call is open from Monday 18 January until 15:00 Friday 5 February 2021

    EU Exit: Intellectual property after 1 January 2021

    Key information for owners and users of IP about how the IP system and the Intellectual Property Office will operate after the end of the transition period

    Micro Business Revitalise Fund for Antrim and Newtownabbey

    This fund aims to help businesses in the COVID-19 recovery process with up to £1000 available for each qualifying business

    Coronavirus: Download a template if you're claiming for 100 or more employees through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    Complete a template with the details of the employees you're claiming for and upload this when you claim (for claims on or after 1 July 2020).

    Coronavirus: Calculate how much you can claim using the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    Calculate how much you have to pay your furloughed employees for hours on furlough and how much you can claim back

    Coronavirus: Reporting employees' wages to HMRC when you've claimed through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    How and when to report employees’ wages to HMRC using the PAYE Real Time Information system if you’ve claimed through the Job Retention Scheme

    Coronavirus: Check if you can claim for your employees' wages through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    Find out if you’re eligible and how much you can claim to cover wages for employees on temporary leave ('furlough') due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

    COVID-19 Recovery Revitalisation Business Grant for Derry and Strabane

    Grants of between £500 and £3000 are available to eligible businesses