Guidance

Staying safe outside your home

The principles you should follow to ensure that time spent outside your home is as safe as possible.

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This guidance sets out the principles you should follow to ensure that time spent with others outside your home is as safe as possible. If you are clinically vulnerable or extremely vulnerable, you should follow the guidance on social distancing and for vulnerable people and you can also get support.

Published 11 May 2020
Last updated 24 June 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated to reflect newly announced guidance.

  2. From 15 June, you must wear a face covering on public transport.

  3. Link added to NHS Test and Trace for coronavirus.

  4. Addition of text 'You should be prepared to remove your face covering if asked to do so by police officers and staff for the purposes of identification.'

  5. Updated face coverings section to include statement: 'You should be prepared to remove your face covering if asked to do so by police officers and staff for the purposes of identification.'

  6. We have added a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia) as a symptom of coronavirus.

  7. First published.