Fifth Self Employment Income Support Scheme Grant


If you’re eligible based on your tax returns, HMRC will contact you in Mid of July to give you a Personal Claim Date. Eligible customers can apply anytime from their personal claim date from July 2021 until 30 September 2021.

HMRC will contact the eligible customers either by email, text message, letter, or within the online service.

The online service to claim the fifth grant will be available from late July 2021.

Who can claim:

The amount of the fifth grant will be determined by how much your turnover has been reduced in the year 2020-21 compared to before the pandemic.

  • 2019-20 or 2018-19 trading year (Pre-Covid year - normal trading)
  • 2020-21 trading year

You must make your claim on or before 30 September 2021.

Reference: GOV.UK Sourced