Stop The Spread Of COVID-19 In The Workplace

COVID-19 Posters

To help you return to work and minimise the spread of Coronavirus, together with EPVS, we have created a range of free posters and other marketing material that you can use at work to help: Employees and visitors with simple steps to stay safe Keep everyone informed of the required instructions Avoid contracting the virus […]

New 100% Government-Backed Loan Scheme

bounce back loan

The Government has announced a new 100% Government-Backed Loan Scheme for small businesses. It will make available loans of up to £50,000 and provide lenders with a 100% guarantee for the loan and pay any fees and interest for the first 12 months. No repayments will be due during the first 12 months. The loans will […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Support

With the various schemes and funding available to help support businesses during these troubling times, it can be difficult to fully understand what support you are eligible to receive. The Government business support finder tool can help reduce the confusion by providing a list of the support available to you as a business or a self-employed […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme

The Government has launched a scheme for the self-employed to help them during this difficult time. We recognise that you will know colleagues, family, and friends who are self-employed and therefore we wanted to provide you with further information to assist. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme This scheme will allow the self-employed to claim […]

Furlough Leave and the Government Assistance

Furlough Leave & Government Assistance

Under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, the Government has put into place emergency measures to avoid workers being laid off or face redundancies as a result of the ongoing health crisis. By making their employees furloughed and placing them on furlough leave, employers will be able to access support to help cover the wages of […]

VAT Payments Deferred Until End of June 2020

VAT payments deferred

The Government has announced that the next quarter of VAT payments will be deferred, meaning businesses will not need to make VAT payments from 20th March until 30th June 2020.  Businesses will then have until the end of the 2020-21 tax year to settle any liabilities that have accumulated during the deferral period. The deferral applies […]

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

coronavirus job retention scheme

In these difficult times, we want to support you as much as possible. We, therefore, plan to send you updates on any major developments which will hopefully help your business. The Government has announced the launch of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), designed so that HMRC reimburse 80% of the salary of PAYE employees […]

Consultation Announcement: Flexi-Orb Solar PV Scheme

Flexi-OrbSolar PV Standard

Flexi-Orb (Flexible Energy Oversight Registration Body) has launched a consultation on its updated Solar PV Installation Scheme and Product Standards Policy. The consultation will last for 4 weeks, closing to responses on 25th March 2020. Solar PV Installation Scheme The Installation Scheme covers the design, specification, set-to-work, installation, commissioning, and handover of grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic […]

SOLARWATT Joins Flexi-Orb

SOLARWATT, the leading German manufacturer of complete, premium photovoltaic systems, has joined oversight body Flexi-Orb. Faisal Hussain, Managing Director of Flexi-Orb, said: We welcome SOLARWATT as a registered manufacturer with Flexi-Orb. Our dealings with Neal Goddard and the team have always been very professional, and it’s great to have them on board. With their pedigree […]