England & Wales

30 Mar 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Gambling Commission Applications

The Gambling Commission have published an update on their website about how they are working during the current lockdown.Although the Commission officers are now working from home, in line with government guidance, work is still being undertaken...

27 Mar 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - FSA publishes guidance for food businesses on coronavirus (COVID-19)

On Thursday, the FSA has published guidance to assist food businesses in responding to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.The advice covers a range of useful topics including social distancing and how to maintain this in specific food businesse...

27 Mar 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Job Retention Scheme

The Government have now posted online information about how to Claim for wage costs through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is a temporary scheme open to all UK employers for at least three months starti...

27 Mar 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Government guidance for closed premises.

Following new regulations, which were published yesterday, imposing a range of restrictions the government reissued guidance to affected businesses last night.The guidance offers further clarifications to effected businesses regarding the exempt...

27 Mar 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Retail, hospitality and leisure businesses grants

The Government has announced a series of grants for Retail, hospitality and leisure businesses with a rateable value of up to £51,000.Relevant businesses with a rateable value of less than £15,000 are eligible for a grant of up to &p...

26 Mar 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020

On Saturday we reported the introduction of the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Business Closure) (England) Regulations 2020  (‘Business Closure Regulations’)This afternoon, following the introduction of the Coronavirus Act 2020...