Claim for wages through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Claim for 80% of your employee’s wages plus any employer National Insurance and pension contributions, if you have put them on furlough because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you’re an employee you can’t claim for yourself, instead you should check if your employer can use the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

Use this online service to claim for your employees’ wages using the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

To use the scheme, the steps you’ll need to take are:

  1. Check if you can claim.
  2. Calculate 80% of your employees’ wages.
  3. Claim for your employees’ wages.
  4. Report a payment in PAYE Real Time Information.

What you’ll need

To make a claim, you will need:

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wages-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme