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

A list of areas with additional local restrictions. Includes information for local authorities, residents and workers about what to do and how to manage the outbreak.

Applies to England. See information for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Local authorities may also have put in place local restrictions. You can find out more about this on your local authority’s website. 

Find your local council

See information on the government’s approach to managing local coronavirus outbreaks.

Areas with local restrictions

Managing local outbreaks

Information for local authorities and local decision-makers.

News stories

Published 27 July 2020
Last updated 20 September 2020 + show all updates
  1. Added West Yorkshire: local restrictions.

  2. Added North East of England: local restrictions.

  3. Updated with Bolton guidance.

  4. Added link to Blackburn with Darwen, Oldham, Pendle: local restrictions

  5. Added North West of England: local restrictions

  6. Added that local authorities may also have put in place local restrictions and a link to where you can find your local authority.

  7. First published.