National lockdown: stay at home
Coronavirus (COVID‑19) is spreading fast.
Do not leave your home unless necessary.
1 in 3 people who have the virus have no symptoms, so you could be spreading it without knowing it.
Recent and upcoming changes
You must complete a travel declaration form if you are travelling abroad from England. You must state the reason for your travel on the form.
Step 1 of the roadmap out of lockdown begins.
In England, all pupils return to school and students return to Further Education. Some students on practical courses will return to university. After-school clubs and breakfast clubs begin again.
Outdoor recreation or exercise with your household or 1 other person is allowed.
Find out more about the roadmap out of lockdown.
Guidance and support
What you can and can not do
Social distancing and shielding
Self isolating and testing
How to get tested for coronavirus (COVID-19)
Schools, universities, education and childcare
Coronavirus (COVID-19) information about schools, nurseries, colleges and universities.
Work and financial support
Get coronavirus (COVID-19) support if you’re working less or not working - and find out how to stay safe at work.
Business and self employment
Get coronavirus (COVID-19) support for your business or if you’re self-employed, and find out how to keep your business and your employees safe