The National Entrepreneurship Development Company (NEDCO) has implemented an appointment only system.

In a release, NEDCO said it was in keeping with the continued challenges as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

In an attempt to keep both clients and employees safe, and ensure compliance with social distancing measures requested by the Ministry of Health, NEDCO will be immediately implementing the following to minimize the spread of the virus.

This now means that clients will be seen only by appointment for loan payments, cheque collections and recoveries consultations.

To schedule appointments for loan payments and cheque collections, the public is urged to call or email NEDCO offices at:

* [email protected];

* North Office – 821-5800 ext 2150;

* East Office – 821-5800 ext 2280;

* Central Office – 821-5800 ext 2103;

* South Office – 821-5800 ext 2180 – 2187;

* Tobago Office – 821-5800 ext 2402;

To schedule appointments for recoveries consultations, the public can call or email NEDCO’s Head Office at:

* 821-5800 ext 2044, 467-1598 or [email protected]

Meanwhile, NEDCO is also encouraging all clients to take full advantage of their alternative loan payment options including Bill Express Outlets and First Citizens Branches nationwide.

In-house payments can still be made using LINX by appointment only.

NEDCO has also implemented additional cleaning and sanitization of high-touch surfaces; and provision of hand sanitizer for both employees and clients.