Irish Government Supports
This payment is available to all employees and the self-employed who have lost their employment due to a downturn in economic activity caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Click here for more information.
When a worker is told to self-isolate by a doctor or has been diagnosed with COVID-19 (Coronavirus) by a doctor, they can apply for an enhanced Illness Benefit payment of €305 per week. Click here for more information.
Includes contact information for DEASP Income Support Helpline for COVID-19, COVID-19 Illness Benefit, Illness Benefit, Jobseeker’s Payments, Exceptional needs payments and more. Click here for more information.
UK Government Supports
This guidance will advise UK businesses on Department for International Trade support for UK business trading internationally and financial support for business trading internationally. Click here for more information.
Emergency legislation is being brought forward for employees who are self-isolating because of coronavirus (COVID-19). They will be able to get SSP from the first day they are off work. This will begin from 13 March. Click here for more information.