Useful links

With so much information being shared, we’ve compiled a directory of important and useful links. Please note this links to third-party content and while we’ll do our best to maintain this list, you should exercise the usual caution when viewing.

Official

Gov.UK

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Official guidance on what you need to do.

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Full guidance on staying at home and away from others.

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Guidance and regulation for businesses.

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Support for businesses (directory of all Government measures introduced in response to coronavirus).

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NHS

Advice for everyone.

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NHS 111 coronavirus symptoms advice.

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HMRC

These HMRC videos provide an overview of the support available to help businesses, self-employed individuals and employers and their employees.

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Industry

The Motor Ombudsman

A hub for consumer advice related to queries on car ownership, vehicle maintenance and dispute resolution.

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SMMT

Full range of coronavirus advice and support materials.

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BVRLA

Full range of coronavirus advice and support materials.

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NFDA [National Franchise Dealer Association]

HR & employment information on coronavirus.

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Job retention scheme and furloughing advice for dealers.

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IMDA

Safe process toolkit for independent dealers – free to download process guides and point of sale materials

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Vehicle Remarketing Association (VRA)

The VRA has hosted a handful of webinars discussing a range of topics relating to coronavirus – listen back here

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Motor Trade Radio

Weekly podcast for the motor trade (available on most podcast/streaming platforms) plus exclusive interviews with sector leaders about the latest coronavirus developments.

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Auto Trader Insight

Regular webinars and blog posts from the expert team at Auto Trader, including their COVID-19 webinar series.

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AM

The latest coronavirus news from around the industry.

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Fleet News

The latest coronavirus news from around the industry.

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Motor Trader

Comprehensive reporting on the impact of coronavirus on dealers.

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Car Dealer

The latest coronavirus news from around the industry.

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What Car?

Weekly analysis of consumer behaviour across What Car?'s website during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Business advice

MHA (Macintyre Hudson accountancy practice)

Return to trading guide for dealers.

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KPMG

Insight and guides on the business implications of coronavirus.

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Grant Thornton

Business advice on managing the impact of coronavirus.

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Deloitte

Insights to help you manage and mitigate the risk associated with COVID-19

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Gateley

Insight from across Gateley on the key legal and business issues as a result of COVID-19

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Browne Jacobson

Legal advice regarding coronavirus – including Job Retention Scheme (furlough), financial relief, implications for commercial tenants and temporary state aid.

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Geldards LLP

Legal advice regarding coronavirus, including Job Retention Scheme (furlough), financial relief and commercial tenants.

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Money Saving Expert

Martin Lewis’ website contains a wealth of direct and clear information and advice for individuals and business owners.

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Employment & self-employment coronavirus help >

 

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Science

UK Research and Innovation

Coronavirus: the science explained. New site explaining the evidence and the facts about the virus, the disease, the epidemic and its control.

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ASE (Association for Science Education)

Collection of scientific resources and links designed to assist general understanding of coronavirus.

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Well-being

Help Next Door

An easy to use website that connects volunteers with those that need help.

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Jules Wyman

Living in uncertain times webinar.

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Ben

Health and well-being advice from Ben, the charity for people working in automotive.

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Mind

More health and well-being advice from Mind, the mental health charity.

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Working from home

Not everyone’s experienced at remote working. This Hubspot blog contains some good (and honest) advice.

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