The SISP scheme is designed to help working people on a low income who cannot work from home and will lose earnings when told to self-isolate by the NHS Wales Test, Trace, Protect service (TTP).
Cardiff Council’s benefit assessment team will be responsible for carrying out the relevant checks and making the fixed £500 payment to those eligible and living in Cardiff. This payment will not affect other benefits.
How to apply
Applications can be submitted via the Council’s website from the 16th November 2020 on www.cardiff.gov.uk/selfisolationpayment
Applicants who cannot access the internet or need extra help can call the Advice Line on 029 2087 1071.
Further information can be found at https://gov.wales/self-isolation-support-scheme or by calling the Advice Line on 029 2087 1071.