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13.10.2020 Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS)

13.10.2020 BUDGET 2021: Ministers Martin and Chambers announce strong suite of support measures

24.09.2020 Supports-for-businesses-impacted-by-COVID-19

24.07.2020 July Jobs Stimulus Swimming Pool Funding

  • The Jobs Stimulus package has made a further €2.5 million fund available to support the re-opening of swimming pools. Swimming is one of the most popular forms of sport in Ireland across all age groups and abilities, but pools are facing real challenges in reopening, in particular with high energy costs.  This welcome fund which Sport Ireland will administer will support reopening of publicly-accessible swimming pools.

Read more: Imaginative range of supports and grants for the Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sports and Gaeltacht sectors

Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection

Latest updates on COVID-19

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Health & Safety Authority

COVID-19 Templates, Checklists and Posters

These checklists and templates have been prepared to help employers, business owners and managers to get their business up and running again and to inform workers about what they need to do to help prevent the spread of Covid-19 in the workplace.

They have been drafted based on the Government’s Return to Work Safely Protocol and should be read in conjunction with the Return to Work Safety Protocol. Employers and workers must work together to keep workplaces safe.  These checklists will help you to do that.

Further information can be found at

Updated 30/11/2020, See below
HSA Checklists


Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme (TWSS)

Information for employers on the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme is available from the Employing people section on this website.

Information for employees on the Temporary COVID-19 Wage Subsidy Scheme is available from the Jobs and pensions section on this website.

Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS)

Information on the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme (EWSS) is available from the Employing people section on this website.

Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS)

Information on the Covid Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) is available from the Self-assessment and self-employment section on this website

COVID-19 information and advice for taxpayers and agents

The COVID-19 information and advice for taxpayers and agents section on this website sets out additional information. This information, guidance and advice is available to assist taxpayers, and their agents, experiencing a range of difficulties caused by the impacts of the COVID-19 virus.