Covid: Can I go on furlough and when has it been extended to?

Employee's that were hired and paid between November 2020 - March 2021 had previously not been able to be furloughed.

The criteria has now changed based on the last extension of the furlough scheme and from May 2021 all employees who were processed on a payroll before 2 March 2021 can can be furloughed from 1st May onwards.

Currently the furlough scheme is due to end 30 September 2021.