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If you need to self-isolate or cannot attend work due to coronavirus

Government guidance for employers and their employees of workers who may not be able to go into work because either they’re self-isolating or because they’re clinically extremely vulnerable

The guidance sets out the relevant legal framework around absence and the return to work.

Tier 4: Stay at Home guidance update

On 31 December 2020, the Government updated the guidance on what you can and cannot do in areas with a very rapidly rising rate of infections, where tighter restrictions are in place. The update includes additional information on when you can leave home, changes to support bubble, businesses that must close and those that can stay open.

Stay at Home guidance updated

Where to find the latest Government information and guidance 

Latest information on coronavirus

Local restrictions tiers. What you need to know:

For information purposes, previous Local Government Bulletins are available to view and download. Please be aware that guidance is updated frequently. To view and download:

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