The COVID-19 Job Retention Scheme from 1 July 2020 onwards – a guide for employers

This is BDBF’s guide to how the second phase of the COVID-19 Job Retention Scheme (Scheme) will operate between 1 July 2020 and 31 October 2020.

Reforms to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme announced

Reforms to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme announced

On 29 May 2020 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced how the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Scheme) will change between 1 July 2020 and 31 October 2020 when the Scheme will close. There are three key changes: