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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance for Employers and Businesses
This section of the website will be regularly updated with information and guidance for businesses and employers regarding the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, including information on:
- Business continuity (including local support)
- General guidance
- Webinars and Training
Our business navigators across East Sussex, Essex, Kent, Medway, Southend and Thurrock are available for free discussions via phone or email to answer your questions and concerns, as well as point you in the right direction for external or government advice.
You can also scroll down to view our Blog, where we’re providing tips on home working, hosting online meetings and other aspects of remote working.
This page will be regularly updated with financial information and guidance including information published by the Government around emergency funding for businesses and the Coronavirus Interruption Loan Scheme.
This page will be regularly updated with general information and guidance for businesses and employers including information published by the Department for Health and Social Care and Public Health England.
This page will be regularly updated with information and guidance regarding business impact, business continuity and local support including tips on remote working, advice on sick pay for employees and how to host meetings online.
This page will be regularly updated with information on webinars taking place to help businesses during the current crisis, including digital skills training and tips on remote working, as well as information on apprenticeships.
Business Impact survey
To understand more about how Coronavirus, and the government’s response to the crisis, has impacted businesses in our area, we are inviting businesses from across the South East area to complete a short survey.