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Test and Trace Support Payment

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 111431, tabled on 4 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people eligible for the £500 Test and Trace Support Payment for self-isolating have (a) claimed and (b) received that payment in England; and what the total cost to the public purse has been of those payments.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

9 December 2020

We are working closely with all 314 lower tier and unitary local authorities to collate information on how the Test and Trace Support Payment scheme is progressing, and will release information on the number of applications, number of successful applications and amounts paid out in due course.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care
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