Guidance: Guidance for contacts of people with confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection who do not live with the person

Public Health England

October 30
13:04 2020

What to do if you receive a call, text or email from NHS Test and Trace an easy-read guide

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This guidance is for people who have been notified by NHS Test and Trace that they are a contact of a person who has had a positive test result for coronavirus (COVID-19).

Translations of the guidance have been removed temporarily while being updated.

Published 28 May 2020
Last updated 30 October 2020 +show all updates
  1. Added updated easy-read guidance.

  2. Updated guidance with information on financial support available, and the requirement to stay at home when identified as a contact. Temporarily removed translations.

  3. Updated to include new legal requirements for self-isolation.

  4. Updated guidance to include the new legal requirements for self-isolation due to come into effect on 28 September 2020.

  5. Updated link on support bubbles.

  6. Revised language in relation to self-isolation.

  7. Updated translated versions to reflect changes to core guidance.

  8. Updated to reflect the extension of self-isolation from 7 to 10 days.

  9. Added updated translations.

  10. Updated guidance on support bubbles.

  11. Added guidance on support bubbles.

  12. Updated guidance.

  13. First published.

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