Applications for the increased incentive payment for hiring a new apprentice are now open.
The incentive payment for apprentices who joined organisations from 1 April 2021
In addition to existing apprentices, any new hires employers make between now and 30 September 2021 may also be eligible for an incentive payment.
How to apply
Employers can apply for the incentive payment through the 'Finances' section in their apprenticeship service account. For a walk-through of the process, employers can watch our support video.
Reminder: steps to take before employers apply
There are 6 steps employers need to have completed before they apply for an incentive payment for hiring a new apprentice:
If you require support with any of these steps, you can watch how-to videos, check the advice on apprenticeships.gov.uk or visit our help portal, where they can access help articles, webchat with an adviser, call (0800 150 600) or text (07588 690018) our helpline, or email our helpdesk.
You can also download our user guide here If you are still having difficulties, please contact your Aspire to Learn representative.
10 Jun 2021