Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for close contact businesses

It’s vital that businesses working in close contact settings are aware of the measures that need to be in place. Below you can find links to detailed guidance on this.

Information and guidance

Any staff who are required to self-isolate following a positive test result for COVID-19, or if they are a contact of someone who has tested positive and are notified by NHS Test and Trace to self-isolate, must stay off work until they have completed their isolation period as required by law.


When not in use, water can stagnate within hot and cold water systems which can lead to legionella bacteria growing to harmful levels. Therefore it's vital that hot and cold water systems are checked.

Find out more information and guidance about legionella.