Use this page to navigate the latest guidance on the virus for people in Wales
Individuals and families
Read the latest information about COVID-19 from Public Health Wales.
Latest coronavirus restrictions in Wales
Coronavirus and the law in Wales
Read information about how the law is being applied to tackle COVID-19 and where coronavirus laws are different in Wales.
Testing in Wales
Read details about the Welsh Government’s approach to testing for COVID-19 in Wales.
Guidance for employees
Read all the latest guidance for employees including details about Statutory Sick Pay and Universal Credit.
Find out all the latest travel advice for people in Wales via the Welsh Government website.
Find the latest information on schools and educational settings via the Welsh Government website.
Community services and support
General guidance for employers
The Welsh Government has published guidance for businesses and employers including details about your responsibilities as an employer and how to implement physical distancing in the workplace.
Find coronavirus financial support for your business
Use the business support finder to see what support is available for you and your business.
UK Government support for businesses
The UK Government has set out a Winter Economy Plan of measures to protect public services, people and businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19.
Businesses in Wales could benefit from the following schemes and announcements:
The Job Support Scheme opens on 1 November 2020, ensuring employees using the scheme will receive at least 77% of their pay.
A 15% VAT cut for the tourism and hospitality sectors has been extended to the end of March 2021.
Support for the self-employed:
Support for small and medium sized businesses:
UK-based start-ups and scale-ups can apply for the Future Fund, delivered in partnership with the British Business Bank.
Support for larger businesses:
Welsh Government support for businesses
Because some aspects of business support are devolved, the Welsh Government has set out a range of support measures via the Business Wales website.
Further support and helplines
HMRC tax helpline
HMRC has set up a helpline for businesses and self-employed people who are concerned about paying their tax due to COVID-19.
Call 08000 241222 for help and advice.
Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm
Business Wales support
Get help with your business online by contacting Business Wales