Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Salary Relief Grant

Media Release

In light of the concerns surrounding possible temporary unemployment during the Covid19 pandemic, the Government wishes to assure the public that it is currently in the process of implementing a temporary Salary Relief Grant of up to $1,500 for a period of up to 3 months. As stated at the press conference on Monday March 23rd, 2020, and as reported in all media yesterday, the details, application procedures and qualification criteria for the Grant are expected to be finalized within 7 days, i.e. by Monday March 30th, 2020.