COVID-19: Guidance Update for England

21st August 2020 | COVID-19 Guidance Regulations/Legislation

This guidance has been updated in line with the Health Protection Regulations 2020 and The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Wearing of Face Coverings in a Relevant Place) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2020

Changes include:

  • allowing both family and friends to attend a funeral
  • the number of people who can attend a funeral
  • allowing mourners to stay overnight outside their home
  • the safe management of the funeral venue
  • the change in requirement to self-isolate for 10 days (previously 7) for those with symptoms of COVID-19
  • the requirement to wear face coverings in indoor places of worship, crematoria and burial ground chapels

This guidance is of a general nature and should be treated as a guide, and in the event of conflict between any applicable legislation (including the health and safety legislation) and this guidance, the applicable legislation shall prevail.

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