Claiming your benefits during COVID-19

This section provides information about coronavirus and claiming benefits. It will continue to be updated. Please check this page regularly for updates on the arrangements the Department for Work and Pensions is making to support those who are affected by coronavirus.

HMRC Helpline

There’s a new HMRC helpline launched to help businesses concerned about paying their tax due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Call 0800 0159 559.

Additional information

Coronavirus Scams

Screenshot of Which's website information on coronavirus scams

See also information from GOV.UK on being vigilant around coronavirus scams and also the Financial Conduct Authority‘s information and guidance.