Frequently-asked questions about the COVID-19 government-backed support for businesses

Swoop FundingCall our dedicated COVID-19 finance hotline on 0203 868 0364 between 8am and 6pm, 7 days a week.

Our team has been taking an unprecedented number of calls via our COVID-19 hotline from businesses keen to understand how the government is planning to support businesses through this period of disruption caused by the coronavirus.

We’ve distilled these phone calls into a list of frequently-asked questions (FAQs). These cover:

  • the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS)
  • government cash grants
  • the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
  • support for businesses which are paying sick pay to employees.

FAQs for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS)

FAQ for government cash grants

FAQs for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

FAQs for the support for businesses who are paying sick pay to employees

We’ve split our COVID-19 guidance into three main sections below.

A summary of the government-backed support for businesses impacted by coronavirus.

Swoops’s ten steps to improving your cash flow and working capital immediately

Frequently-asked questions about the COVID-19 government-backed support for businesses.

You can call our dedicated COVID-19 finance hotline on
0203 868 0364 between 8am and 6pm, 7 days a week.

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