COVID-19 Ending of Legal Restrictions in England

From 24 February, the UK government has ended any remaining legal coronavirus restrictions in England. This includes removal of the requirement to self-isolate.

Please see GOV.UK guidance for further information.

There are different timescales for the removal of restrictions in Scotland and Wales.

Workplace controls to reduce risk

You should continue to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission in line with your risk assessment. The following workplace controls remain:


You must continue to consult your workforce on health and safety matters, talking to workers and their representatives helps to reduce risk.

UK government guidance on working safely provides further information and advice covering a range of different types of work.

You should make sure the measures identified by your risk assessment take account of the public health regulations and guidance for the nation you are working in.

Please refer to your relevant guidance: