Government Advice

For the latest Government advice on the Covid-19 outbreak visit:




Northern Ireland:

UKHSA Living Safely with Covid Communications Briefing Pack

This UKHSA briefing pack provides materials to support communications, including key changes and a Q&A.

Government Guidance

Coronavirus: how to stay safe and help prevent the spread

This guidance covers a range of topics including information on restrictions, testing, vaccinations and international travel.

It applies to England only and is updated regularly.

Government Guidance

Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)

These guides cover a range of different types of work. More than one of these guides may need to be used to think through what needs to be done to keep people safe.

They apply to England only and are updated regularly.

BSA letter to Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster

The BSA has written to the Rt. Hon. Michael Gove (21st July 2021) following the announcement of the daily workplace testing scheme for vaccinated critical workers, under plans to prevent serious disruption to vital public services, and to request that full consideration is given to BSA members in this regard.

Read the letter in full here.

BSA writes to Chancellor regarding Lockdown 2

BSA Chief Executive Mark Fox has written to the Chancellor today (2nd November 2020) regarding the furlough scheme and suppler relief.

Read the letter here.

BSA response to Prime Minister’s announcement on restrictions

Mark Fox, Chief Executive of the BSA, has responded to the Prime Minister’s statement in the House of Commons today (22nd September 2020) announcing new measures to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read the full response here.

BSA Members – Best Practice and Case Studies

A selection of case studies from BSA members highlighting their response during the Covid-19 outbreak in 2020.

Click here.


To receive the BSA’s updates for members covering the latest announcements, please contact: