To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the number of self-employed workers in the beauty industry throughout (a) England, (b) Wales and (c) the UK who have applied for the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme during the covid-19 outbreak.
25 September 2020
The information is not held in the form requested. The beauty industry forms part of the “Other service activities” sector.
The number of individuals who have claimed a Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant working in that sector are:
1st SEISS grant (by 31st July 2020)
2nd SEISS grant (by 31st August 2020)
These figures were taken from the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme statistics published on 21 August and 18 September respectively.