Coronavirus : Guidance for businesses

Doing business safely

Coronavirus outbreak FAQs: what you can and can’t do

Frequently asked questions on what you can and can’t do during the coronavirus outbreak.


Local restrictions: areas with an outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19)

A list of areas with additional local restrictions.

This includes information for local authorities, residents and workers about what to do and how to manage the outbreak.


When to wear face coverings

This page explains when to wear a face covering, exemptions from wearing one, and how to make your own face covering.

Government guidance on face coverings


Reopen your business safely during coronavirus (COVID‑19)

Employers that want to reopen their business have a legal responsibility to protect their employees and other people on site.

This Reopen your business safely guidance can help you carry out a risk assessment and make sensible adjustments to the site and workforce.


Additional resources