Latest Covid 19 updates:
Spring COVID-19 booster, this guidance applies to ENGLAND
Care home residents, people aged 75 and over and those with a weakened immune system aged 12 and over will be invited to get a spring COVID-19 booster. The NHS will contact you and invite you to book your spring booster when it’s due.
18 March, this guidance applies UK WIDE
From 4am on Friday 18 March, you do not need to take any COVID-19 tests or fill in a passenger locator form when travelling to the UK from abroad. These changes apply whether you are fully vaccinated or not.
24 February, this guidance applies to ENGLAND
You will not be legally required to self-isolate if you test positive for COVID-19. Stay at home if you can and avoid contact with other people.
You will not have to take daily tests or be legally required to self-isolate following contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.
The Test and Trace Support Payment Scheme will end. If you were told to self-isolate before 24 February you can still make a claim up to 6 April.
21 February, this guidance applies to ENGLAND
The government has published its plan for living with COVID-19.
Staff and students in most education and childcare settings no longer need to test twice a week.