Guidance

COVID-19: ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of coronavirus

Guidance on the ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Applies to England

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (easy read)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Arabic)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Bengali)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Simplified Chinese)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Traditional Chinese)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (French)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Gujarati)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Polish)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Portuguese)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Punjabi)

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Ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of COVID-19 (Urdu)

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Details

Advice and information on how ventilation of indoor spaces can help to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), including how to increase ventilation at home and in other settings.

Please note: this guidance is of a general nature and should be treated as a guide, and in the event of any conflict between any applicable legislation (including the health and safety legislation) and this guidance, the applicable legislation shall prevail.

Published 4 March 2021
Last updated 15 September 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated easy read version of guidance.

  2. Added translations.

  3. Updated to reflect Step 4 roadmap changes. Updated links. Translations and easy read guidance temporarily removed while being updated.

  4. Added link to guidance regarding new COVID-19 variant.

  5. Updated easy read version of guidance.

  6. Added translations.

  7. First published.