OPERATING YOUR BUSINESS SAFELY

The new NHS COVID-19 app which launches on 24 September will help businesses meet these new legal requirements. 

From this date, certain businesses must display a NHS QR code poster at their venue so customers can check-in on entry with their phone. 

 

This will allow NHS Test and Trace to contact customers with public health advice should there be a COVID-19 outbreak.

An alternative check-in method must be maintained to collect the contact details of those who don’t have the app, for example a handwritten register.

 

Other useful links to help businesses reopen safely

Guidance for working safely during Coronavirus

Guidance for working safely in restaurants and takeaways

Guidance for businesses within the visitor economy

Guidance for hotel and guest accommodation providers

Guidance for opening shops/branches

South Kesteven District Council advice

 

>> Download this notice to display in your shop window to confirm you’ve complied with Government guidelines

>> Download the South Kesteven District Council social distancing checklist for retail businesses

Advice for restarting a business

SECTOR SPECIFIC GUIDANCE

SECTOR SPECIFIC GOVERNMENT GUIDANCE

The Government released eight guides covering different sectors to support employers to get their businesses back up and running. These guidelines have been produced in consultation with specific industries to help ensure workplaces are operating as safely as possible, click here to find out more.

 

The government is working closely with Business Representative Organisations and Trade Associations to support the national response to coronavirus, click here to find out more.

LISTING YOUR BUSINESS ON WHATSHOP

To help residents and visitors in South Kesteven know what shops and services are open, we’ve launched a new online directory called WhatShop. It’s designed to promote businesses in the district which have reopened after lockdown.

 

Let your customers know you’re back in business and list yourself for free on WhatShop. Click here to upload your details now.

Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020

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