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Coronavirus







CORONAVIRUS FAQs




Coronavirus FAQs

 

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Support our Sector: Petition


Extend COVID-19 support to mobile and independent hospitality businesses.


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Coronavirus Updates

The latest on Coronavirus









Can I run a food delivery service

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 23/3/2020 that much of the UK adhere to self-isolation protocols as a matter of law, many have been left wondering whether they can continue to operate their businesses.

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Survival Strategy

You have to adapt, we're confident you can do it.
This article discusses things to consider...

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Support Our Members

letter to government

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NCASS Opening Hours

In light of the current situation, we are taking the safety of our staff seriously and will be implementing a work from home strategy by 22nd March 2020.


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Emergency Budget Update

Over £330billion of loans & grants have been announced. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak has pledged to do “whatever it takes” to protect the UK economy from the coronavirus and has announced an unprecedented package of government backed loans & grants worth over £330billion, with more to come.


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Pitch fees and cancellations

The mobile catering sector, so reliant on the summer season, has been understandably concerned about money already invested and the prospects for the year.


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Statements from associations

On 9th March, The Events Industry Forum (of which we are members) sent a letter to government requesting a meeting to address the potential impact of COVID-19 on our industry.


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The Budget 2020

The latest budget has just been announced - we’ve pulled out the most relevant changes to your business and detailed them below


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Covid-19 Industry Survey

This is an unprecedented time for our industry. The entire hospitality sector is under serious threat which is why we are working closely with 25 other trade associations to lobby the concerns of those working in the food and events industries before government.


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New self-employed measures

Following the Chancellor’s announcement yesterday 26/3/2020 in which he revealed his Self-Employed Income Support Plan, thousands of self-employed people will have breathed a sigh of relief.
for the self employed

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Coronavirus Job Retention scheme – FAQ

Is a temporary scheme open to all UK employers for at least three months starting from 1st March 2020.








Our Latest Statement

Our statement regarding the latest measures
for the self employed

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Financial support for businesses during COVID-19 outbreak




Financial support for businesses during COVID-19 outbreak

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: the government will cover up to 80% of an employee’s salary (up to a maximum of £2500 a month)

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Online Ordering

What you need to know about using an online
ordering service

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Coronavirus & COVID-19 Special Measures Policy

We have put together a policy for you to use to share updated practices and procedures in order to reduce and avoid the opportunity for exposure of staff and our customers to the risks associated with Coronavirus.
ordering service

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Our latest statement




Our Latest Statement

Our statement regarding today's update from the Government.


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Support our Sector: Petition

Extend COVID-19 support to mobile and independent hospitality businesses.


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Write to your MP

Write to your MP using our template. You can access the template and find out who your MP is here


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Support our Sector

We are determined to do everything possible to enable the independent and mobile food and beverage sector to make it through this unprecedented time and have been working hard to get results for you.


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Insurance
advice

With regards to insurance, a caterer’s liability insurance does not cover event cancellation.


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Response Pack

As a result of the outbreak of Coronavirus in the UK, we are working to find the best possible solutions, support and guidance for you and your business. With this in mind, we have put an initial response pack together to support members at this challenging time.


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