How to apply for the COVID-19 Income Relief Payment

Applications for the Income Relief Payment closed on 14 November 2020. If you started your application, or contacted us about it, before 14 November, you may still be able to complete your application. 

If you didn't start your application, or contact us about it, before 14 November, you may be able to get another payment.

Use our Check What You Might Get guide to see what payments you could qualify for.

Started your application before 14 November

You need to complete your online application within 20 working days of starting it.

Contacted us about applying before 14 November

You may still be able to get the payment. You need to complete the online application form within 20 working days of first contacting us.

When you submit your form, it will ask you to choose what payment you want to apply for. Income Relief Payment won't be an option, so just select the payment that's presented to you.

We'll call you after that to discuss your options.