Play your part

Protect yourselves, protect your family, protect your own community.

What we all need to do

We all need to do our bit to protect ourselves, our families and our communities from coronavirus.

This means:

What businesses need to do

Make sure that you regularly check and follow the latest guidance on the business support pages of the GOV.UK website.

Their pages include advice and information about:

How to reopen your business safely

Employers that want to reopen their business have a legal responsibility to protect their employees and other people on site.

You can use guidance on GOV.UK to help you carry out a risk assessment and make sensible adjustments to the site and workforce.

If you do not carry out a risk assessment, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) or your local council can issue an enforcement notice.

Find out how to reopen safely.

Making your workplace COVID-secure

Many businesses operate more than one type of workplace, such as an office, factory and fleet of vehicles. GOV.UK have a range of guides to help you think through what you need to do to keep people safe.

Find out how to make your workplace COVID secure.

Keeping records of staff, customers and visitors to support NHS Test and Trace

Organisations in certain sectors should collect details and maintain records of staff, customers and visitors on their premises to support NHS Test and Trace.

Find out more about maintaining records of staff, customers and visitors to support NHS Test and Trace.

Make contact tracing easier with NHS COVID-19 App and QR code poster

Designated businesses and organisations, including hospitality, close contact services and leisure venues should log details of customers, visitors and staff for NHS Test and Trace.

From Thursday 24 September hospitality businesses will be legally required to display official NHS QR code posters.

Create and download your QR poster

For full details of the new rules around the QR code and the rule of 6 visit the government website.

Protect Kent and Medway. Protect lives.