View updates on coronavirus (COVID-19) and council services. A postcode checker has been launched to make it easy to find out what the COVID protection level is where you live. If you are affected and need assistance, please visit Grampian Coronavirus (COVID-19) Assistance Hub.

Support for employees - Coronavirus

On this page you can find information on what support is available to employees during the coronavirus outbreak.

Job retention scheme

This scheme will close on 31st March, 2021.

Under the Coronavirus Jobs Retention Scheme, all UK employers will be able to access temporary support to continue paying part of their employees’ salary for those employees that would otherwise have been laid off during this crisis.

Please note that this scheme is not being administered by local authorities.

For more information please view:

Statutory sick pay

View information the the governments coronavirus statutory sick pay rebate scheme.