The government issued guidance on staying safe outside your home whilst still following essential social distancing rules. This guidance stresses that people should still stay at home wherever possible. There are frequently asked questions that set out what you can and cannot do.
As shops begin to reopen, we are concerned about the greater risk to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic groups and want to ensure people know how to protect themselves when visiting the high street. Video in Punjabi.
Go to the government’s website for advice on staying alert and safe (social distancing) until 4 July, Staying alert and safe (social distancing) after 4 July, self isolation, travelling safely and returning from abroad.
The London Fire Brigade has issued advice on staying safe in your homes while spending more time indoors during the current period.
Health advice and shielding
Test and Trace
Testing for COVID-19 is now available for anyone who is showing symptoms. Find out more about the symptoms to watch out for and how to arrange a test.
Public Health England has published advice for people with a possible or confirmed COVID-19 infection.