Overview

There are 5 COVID-19 Protection Levels (0-4). The rules you have to follow depend on the level for your council area.

Council area Protection Level
Aberdeen City  Level 1 
Aberdeenshire Level 1 
Angus Level 1 
Argyll and Bute Level 1
some Argyll and Bute islands are at Level 0 - see below
Edinburgh (City of) Level 2 
Clackmannanshire Level 2 
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Level 0 
Dumfries and Galloway Level 1 
Dundee City  Level 2 
East Ayrshire Level 2 
East Dunbartonshire Level 2 
East Lothian Level 1  
East Renfrewshire Level 2 
Falkirk Level 1
Fife Level 1
Glasgow City Level 2
Highland

Level 1
some Highland islands are at Level 0 - see below

Inverclyde Level 1 
Midlothian Level 2 
Moray Level 1 
North Ayrshire Level 2 
North Lanarkshire Level 2 -
Orkney Islands Level 0
Perth and Kinross Level 1
Renfrewshire Level 2 
Scottish Borders Level 1
Shetland Islands Level 0
South Ayrshire Level 2 
South Lanarkshire Level 2 
Stirling Level 2 
West Dunbartonshire Level 1
West Lothian Level 1

Scottish islands 

Islands at Level 0 are:

  • Orkney, Shetland
  • Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • all islands in Highland (except Skye)
  • Argyll and Bute islands of Coll, Colonsay, Erraid, Gometra, Iona, Islay, Jura, Mull, Oronsay, Tiree and Ulva

Contact

Email: Covid19OutbreakManagement@gov.scot

First published: 11 May 2021 Last updated: 16 Jun 2021 -