Publication - Advice and guidance

Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for the safe use of places of worship

Published: 19 Jun 2020

Guidance to help places of worship safely open for limited permitted activities, including individual prayer or contemplation.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance for the safe use of places of worship
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Other uses

Early years and childcare use

Places of worship that provide early years and childcare services should follow the relevant guidance that sets out which children can attend and the measures and approaches that should be put in place ot keep children, staff, parents and carers, and any essential visitors safe.

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Use of outdoor space

We know from evidence that there is less risk of transmission of COVID-19 outdoors than indoors. However, any use of outdoor space must be in line with rules on outdoor gatherings and physical distancing.