Statutory Self Employment Payment

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Coronavirus and Self Employment 

Statutory Self Employment Payment

The Coronavirus Bill dated 23 March 2020 and currently passing through Parliament refers to the introduction of Statutory Self Employment.

  • The scheme is intended to apply to individuals who are self employed or freelancers

  • Payments will be paid out of public funds for Statutory Self Employment payments

  • The payments are subject to a cap of £2,917 a month

  • They will be calculated by taking the average monthly net earnings over the last 3 years and paying 80% of those net earnings or £2,917 whichever is the lowest.

    For assistance please call the Brabners Covid-19 helpline on 03330 433230 or contact me directly for further help and assistance.

    Simon Whitehead
    Partner, Head of Recruitment Sector

    T: 0161 836 8811 | E:


Simon Whitehead