Guidance

Closing certain businesses and venues

This document provides guidance on the closure of certain businesses and venues as part of further social distancing measures.

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Closing certain businesses and venues

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Designation letter

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This document supports the government’s guidance on staying at home. It provides full guidance on the government’s announcement made on 23 March 2020 and the list of businesses and premises expected to close.

Published 23 March 2020
Last updated 9 April 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated designation letter including additional details on which authorities are designated under the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020.

  2. Updated compliance section

  3. Guidance amended to reflect the updated regulations.

  4. Updated guidance.

  5. Added guidance on work carried out in people’s homes and additional details to the list of businesses and premises that must remain closed.

  6. First published.