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People will be required by law to self-isolate from 28 September, supported by payment of £500 for those on lower incomes who cannot work from home and have lost income as a result.

Just under 4 million people who are in receipt of benefits in England will be eligible for this payment, which will be available to those who are required to self-isolate from 28 September.
If you are employed and are claiming any of the following benefits then you may be eligible:
  • Universal credit
  • Working tax credit
  • Income-based employment and support allowance
  • Income-based jobseeker's allowance
  • Income support
  • Housing benefit
  • Pension credit
More information can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-package-to-support-and-enforce-self-isolation