COVID-19 Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) Grant Extension was announced by the Chancellor on 24 September 2020 and further modified on 22 October 2020 and 3 November 2020.

  • The SEISS Grant Extension provides for two additional grants to self-employed individuals who are currently eligible for the SEISS.
  • The grant extension offers critical support from November 2020 to April 2021.
  • The first additional grant will cover the period from 1 November 2020 to 31 January 2021.
  • The grants will be subject to Income Tax and National Insurance.

 See COVID-19: Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)


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Policy paper: Self Employment Income Support Scheme grant extension

Plan for Jobs: Chancellor increases financial support for businesses and workers