Unemployment Assistance

The Government of Anguilla is pleased to announce the rollout of the Covid-19 unemployment assistance programmes.

We're here to help.

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SSB: Unemployment Assistance Benefit

Have you contributed to Social Security for 50 weeks or more?

If so, this form is for you.

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Anguilla Support: Unemployment Assistance

If you have never made a contribution to Social Security or...

If you have contributed for less than 50 weeks.

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What's the difference?

Social Security: Unemployment Assistance Anguilla Support: Unemployment Assistance

Must have contributed to Social Security for 50 weeks or more.

Unemployed or underemployed persons who are not receiving a benefit from Social Security may qualify if they meet the eligibility criteria.

Payments: EC$1,000.00 per month for 3 months.

Payments: EC$800.00 per month for 3 months.

Frequently Asked Questions

Things you should know

Your contributions must add up to 50 weeks but if there was a break between contributions you still qualify.

Payments are processed at the end of each month. If you apply close to the end of the month, please allow at least a two week period for processing.

So long as you continue to meet the criteria, you will receive the assistance for 3 months (April to June 2020)