COVID-19 Support Scheme Statistics to 18 March

Mar 22, 2021

The preliminary statistics for COVID-19 Support Schemes to 18 March are now available. There are 49,100 employers registered for the EWSS, including 1,600 re-registrations. EWSS payments during March amounted to €185.3 million and 14,900 employees in receipt of the EWSS in February moved onto the PUP in March. CRSS payments of €386 million have been paid in respect of 23,600 premises since the scheme commenced.