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Coronavirus (COVID-19): face coverings guidance

Published: 30 Oct 2020
Last updated: 23 Apr 2021 - see all updates

Explains where you need to wear a face covering and exemptions from wearing one.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): face coverings guidance
Face coverings for those on the shielding list

Face coverings for those on the shielding list

The Regulations set out the rules on wearing face coverings. People on the shielding list and their household members must follow those rules, unless exempt.

Therefore you should read this advice alongside the following sections in this guidance: 

Further advice for people on the shielding list is available on our website.


First published: 30 Oct 2020 Last updated: 23 Apr 2021 -