Rules on carrying over annual leave will be relaxed to support key industries during COVID-19. Workers who have not taken all their statutory annual leave will be able to carry it over into the next two leave years.
Self-employed people facing financial difficulties will be able to have 80% of their monthly wages covered by the Government (capped at £2,500 per month). It will be calculated using average monthly profits over the last three financial years.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced strict new measures to tackle the spread of coronavirus. They include only leaving the house to travel to work where absolutely necessary, exercise once a day or buy necessities.