Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to do

Stay at home

  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home)
  • If you go out, stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people at all times
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

Do not meet others, even friends or family.

You can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms.

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  1. Vehicle owners to be granted MOT exemption in battle against coronavirus

    Temporary exemption will enable vital services to continue, frontline workers to get to work, and people to get essential food and medicine during the COVID-19 outbreak.

  2. COVID-19 essential travel guidance

    Guidance and advice to avoid non-essential travel in the UK.

  3. COVID-19: guidance for staff in the transport sector

    Guidance on COVID-19, including general precautions for staff and guidance on the assessment and management of arrivals into the UK.

  4. Driving tests and MOTs for heavy vehicles suspended for up to 3 months to help tackle spread of coronavirus

    Driving tests are suspended for up to 3 months except for critical workers, and MOTs for lorries, buses and trailers are also suspended for up to 3 months.

  5. Foreign Secretary advises all British travellers to return to the UK now

    All British tourists and short-stay travellers currently abroad should return to the UK where commercial flight options are still available.

  6. Apply for or renew a Blue Badge

    Check if you're eligible for a Blue Badge and apply or renew

  7. Department for Transport

    The home of Department for Transport on GOV.UK.

  8. Government ensures ticket refunds and protects services for passengers with rail emergency measures

    We're supporting train operators to make sure our railways stay open for key workers during the coronavirus outbreak.

  9. Rail emergency measures during the COVID-19 pandemic

    We're supporting train operators to make sure our railways stay open for key workers during the coronavirus outbreak.

  10. Vehicle insurance

    Rules on what motor insurance you need, what to do if you're in an accident, insurance for driving abroad, penalties for uninsured vehicles and drivers.

  11. Travel disruption and work

    Travel disruption and work - employee rights, employer rights, paid and unpaid holiday entitlement, winter weather

  12. Financial help if you're disabled

    Financial help if you're disabled - benefits, housing costs, council tax, vehicle tax exemption, TV Licence, motability schemes, VAT relief

  13. Government and airlines working to get British passengers affected by Coronavirus back to the UK

    British tourists abroad should check the website of their travel provider and Foreign Office travel advice for the latest information.

  14. Temporary relaxation of the enforcement of EU drivers’ hours rules: drivers supplying supermarkets

    Temporary relaxation of the EU drivers’ hours rules for a 30 day period, for drivers supplying supermarkets with food and other essential items.

  15. Temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the drivers’ hours rules: all sectors carriage of goods by road

    Temporary relaxation of the EU and GB drivers’ hours rules for drivers carrying goods by road.

  16. Coronavirus (COVID-19): drivers’ hours relaxations

    Guidance on the relaxation of drivers’ hours rules, in the context of coronavirus (COVID-19).

  17. COVID-19: advice for the freight transport industry

    Guidance for the freight transport industry on international travel following government advice for British nationals.

  18. Packaging and transport requirements for patient samples – UN3373

    Guidance on the transport of patient specimens suspected of containing Coronavirus (COVID-19).

  19. COVID-19: shipping and sea ports guidance

    Guidance for shipping and sea ports on coronavirus (COVID-19).

  20. Temporary relaxation of the enforcement of the drivers’ hours rules: delivery of essential items to consumers

    Temporary relaxation of the EU drivers’ hours rules for drivers making essential deliveries to consumers' homes.