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Information to Businesses - Coronavirus

In the days and weeks to come more and more businesses will be returning to work and will be assessing how their business can be re-opened safely. There is a great deal of information available to businesses to assist with this process. The links below may help business owners whilst making their assessments.

In addition to detailed guidance all businesses should consider the 5 steps to working safely. More details on this can be found at the GOV.UK Working Safely page External Hyperlink.

Sector specific guidance is available for certain industries on the Working Safely page on the GOV.UK website External Hyperlink. If you run a business that was required to close under the Health Protection (Coronavirus Restriction) Regulations 2020 sector and the Government has not yet lifted the restriction on your business monitor the GOV.UK website and specifically the working safely page for further advice.

GOV.UK Website

Main COVID Page External Hyperlink

Getting Tested External Hyperlink

Travel Abroad External Hyperlink

Guidance for Healthcare Professionals including links for Care Homes External Hyperlink


GOV.UK Sector specific guidance  

Working safely External Hyperlink

Education and childcare settings External Hyperlink

Actions for early years and childcare providers External Hyperlink

Safer transport for operators External Hyperlink

Businesses that must remain closed External Hyperlink


Health and Safety Executive Website

Main COVID page External Hyperlink

Working Safely and talking to employees about Coronavirus External Hyperlink

RIDDOR reporting for Coronavirus External Hyperlink

Legionella Risks External Hyperlink

Using PPE at work during Coronavirus External Hyperlink


Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

Main COVID page External Hyperlink

Resources including posters for printing External Hyperlink

Food delivery and takeaway guidance (English) External Hyperlink


Food Standards Agency

Main COVID page External Hyperlink

Re-opening checklist for food businesses External Hyperlink

Re-opening and adapting your food business during coronavirus External Hyperlink

Food delivery and allergens External Hyperlink

Bulk freezing of ambient and chilled foods External Hyperlink


Public Health England

Coronavirus Resource Centre – posters/social media/digital screens External Hyperlink

Workplace action cards External Hyperlink



Main Coronavirus Page External Hyperlink

Hand washing External Hyperlink


Southern Water

Re-opening and water system recovery advice External Hyperlink


Fareham Borough Council

Main links to COVID information


Gosport Borough Council

Main COVID page External Hyperlink


The Care Quality Commission

Main COVID page External Hyperlink


Other advice/resources

Example COVID risk assessment External Hyperlink

Further advice on Legionella External Hyperlink

Gas Safe External Hyperlink


Coronavirus Restrictions Regulations

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restriction) (England) Regulations 2020 External Hyperlink

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restriction) (England) (Amendment) (No.2) Regulations 2020 External Hyperlink

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