Coronavirus: FAQs & resources

Small business advice

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has resources and information designed to help small businesses through the Coronavirus outbreak. See the FSB’s website.


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Government Coronavirus Information Service on WhatsApp

FAQs and guidance


Business closures list:

Business Closures and Stay at Home FAQ section on the business support website:

New timeline for retail to reopen in June

Many high street shops, department stores and shopping centres across England are set to reopen once they are COVID-19 secure and can show customers will be kept safe. Guidance for reopening can be found here:

Social Distancing Guidelines

Details on safe workplace guidance:https:/

BEIS working safely webinars:

FAQs to summarise what you can and can’t do have been published, which are based on the new guidance:

Travelling safely:

How to carry out a COVID-19 risk assessment:

Cleaning your workplace safely:

Sector-specific guidance for social distancing in the workplace:

How you can help

Many businesses have been asking how they can support with the response to Coronavirus. You can find more information and a form to get in touch here: