THE PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR LANDLORDS
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If you believe you have been infected by the Coronavirus follow the official Government guidelines
If your employer is going to lay you off because of the Coronavirus ask your employer to apply to the Government under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
See also the Government advice if you have been laid off
If you need to claim benefits, see our benefits section.
If you are a freelancer/self employed:-
Call for help
HMRC has set up a phone helpline to support freelancers and the self-employed financially affected by the coronavirus. Up-to 2,000 experienced call handlers are available to offer practical help and advice. The helpline number is 0800 0159 559 and opening hours are 8am-8pm (Monday to Friday) and 8am-4pm (Saturday).
It is important to keep your landlord aware of what is happening. Whilst they cannot evict you during this crisis you have a duty of care to make every effort to pay your rent.
Most of all, communicate; communicate; communicate.