Information on the Taxi and Private Hire Driver Support Scheme.
Your invite to apply
We'll write to or email all eligible driver licensees after 20 January to brief them on their potential entitlement and invite them to provide relevant supporting information declarations.
Payment will be made within 4 weeks, from receipt of any and all relevant supporting information needed, and where the eligibility criteria have all been met.
More details on this announcement can be found at the Scottish Government's website at www.gov.scot/news/support-for-taxi-and-private-hire-drivers or at www.findbusinesssupport.gov.scot.
If you need information about Universal Credit, or other Social Security benefits, our Money Advice and Rights team (MART) can offer free, impartial and confidential advice.
How to apply
Please note, you'll need the following documents to hand to complete the application form:
- National Insurance number
- Bank statement within the last 3 months