On 4 April 2020, the government updated its guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS): click here to access it-: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-for-wage-costs-through-the-coronavirus-job-retention-scheme?). We have set out below the key changes that have been made from the original employer guidance published on 26 March 2020 (a copy of which, for reference, is contained in the Appendix to this note). Whilst the latest clarification is welcome, there are still some “known unknowns” which we have set out at the end of the summary section below.

So what are the key changes?

Further detail of the amends