Important Update for Company Directors and Owners

Proprietary directors are eligible to access the EWSS, which came into effect on the 1st September if they meet the following criteria:

  • the employer meets the eligibility criteria for the EWSS,
  • the proprietary director is on the payroll of the eligible employer, and
  • the proprietary director has been paid wages which were reported to Revenue on the payroll of the eligible employer at any stage between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020.

Full details and guidance are available here.