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Jobs Retention Bonus

Jobs Retention Bonus

What is it? 

Companies will receive a £1,000 bonus for each furloughed employee who is still employed as of 31 January 2021. 

Who is it for? 

UK Employers that furloughed staff due to COVID-19. 

You can claim for any employees you have furloughed if you have:

  • furloughed that employee for at least 3 consecutive weeks between 1 March and 30 June 2020
  • a UK PAYE scheme started on or before 19 March 2020
  • enrolled for PAYE online
  • submitted a report under the Real Time Information (RTI) reporting system for that employee on or before 19 March 2020
  • a UK bank account

How does it work? 

UK Employers will receive a one-off bonus of £1,000 for each furloughed employee who is still employed as of 31 January 2021. Details on how to apply for this scheme will become available.  

What should I do next? 

Critchleys Clients: If you have specific questions, please contact your Critchleys Accountant directly. 


First Published 9 July 2020
Last Updated 9 July 2020

9 July 2020
First published

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