East Yorkshire Constituency Conservative Association

Economic support

Over the past eight months of this crisis pandemic, our Conservative government has helped millions of people to continue to provide for their families.

Now, as restrictions get tougher, the government is taking steps to provide further financial support to protect jobs and businesses. These changes will provide a vital safety net for people across the UK.

- Extend Furlough for November. The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – known as the furlough scheme – will be extended until March 2021 with employees receiving 80% of their current salary for hours not worked.

‍- Support businesses forced to close. Business premises which are legally forced to close to receive grants worth up to £3,000 per month in England. ‍

- Extend Mortgage holiday. A mortgage holiday will be extended to reassure homeowners.

- ‍Additional support for local authorities. £1.1 billion will also be provided to Local Authorities to enable them to support businesses.

East Yorkshire Constituency Conservative Association, 18 Exchange Street, Driffield, East Yorkshire YO25 6LJ