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Fareham residents on low incomes will soon be able to claim financial support if they have to self-isolate and cannot work from home.

Fareham residents on low incomes will soon be able to claim financial support if they have to self-isolate and cannot work from home.

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28 September 2020

Test and Trace Support Payment scheme

Following the latest Government announcement, Fareham residents on low incomes will soon be able to claim financial support if they have to self-isolate and cannot work from home.

Claimants will be able to apply to the Council for a one-off payment of £500 under the Government’s Test and Trace Support Payment scheme, which goes live today (28 September).

To be eligible an individual must:

The scheme comes into effect, alongside the legal duty to self-isolate if you test positive for COVID-19 or are identified by NHS Test and Trace as a close contact.

The Council will launch the application process as soon as possible. Please refer to our website for updates and further details.


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For further information contact:

Customer Enquiries

Tel: 01329 236100
Email: customerservicecentre@fareham.gov.uk

Media Enquiries

The Communications Team
Tel: 01329 824310
Email: publicity@fareham.gov.uk
Fax: 01329 550576

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