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Information on coronavirus

Content last updated 10.50pm, 25 September
Latest information on coronavirus

See latest local guidance on restrictions, social distancing and testing to help keep yourself and others safe.

Latest guidance and health advice
Other quick links


Latest guidance and health advice
Make sure you understand and follow the latest advice to protect yourselves and others.

Covid-19 community champions
Sign up as a Covid-19 Community Champion and help keep your friends, families and community safe

Advice for businesses
Find out about grants, loans, business rates relief and guidance for keeping your staff and customers safe.

I need financial support
Guidance on benefits, money, work and Council Tax.

Luton outbreak control plan
Our local outbreak control plan details how we will work together to protect the health and wellbeing of Luton’s population by preventing and managing transmission and outbreaks of COVID-19.

Service changes
Changes to bin collections, community building closures and all other service updates due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Important community information
Other important Information such as local data, advice for religious and faith groups, inter-generational households, travel advice, translated resources and other useful links.

Schools and educational establishments
Information on school closures and important information about Luton’s educational establishments.

COVID-19 cases and deaths in Luton

See the latest local data relating to Covid-19 cases and deaths in Luton. This information will be updated weekly.

I'm self-isolating and need support
We can put you in touch with local groups, organisations and volunteers to get the supplies you need if you're self isolating.

Physical and mental wellbeing
Coronavirus and its impact can create worry and stress for many people. See guidance on looking after yourself. Includes support for anyone affected by domestic abuse.

Information for visitors to the town centre
New changes in place in the town centre to ensure it is as safe as it can be for everyone including; new signage, floor markings and hand sanitising points.

Making a difference!
Read about the wonderful acts of kindness across our communities to support people through the Covid-19 crisis.

Video message

​​Video message from See video message from Luton’s Director and Deputy Director of Public Health, Gerry Taylor, on the latest situation in Luton regarding Covid-19.

Watch Gerry's video below or click here​ if it is not playing on your device.


​Latest updates​

25 September

Latest guidance for food businesses
Details on new Government legislation including the compulsory wearing of face coverings, earlier closing times, and the new NHS QR code for customer check in.

24 September

Covid-19 reducing transmission - what you can do to help
We have added an easy read version

24 September

Protect your loved ones
Government launches NHS Covid-19 app

23 September

Important information for local businesses and venues
Certain businesses and organisations are now legally required to log details of customers, visitors and staff for NHS Test and Trace and these venues are also legally required to display official NHS QR code posters at the entrance to their premises in order to capture this information.

23 September

Latest guidance update
We've updated our latest guidance page to reflect the changes set out in the prime minister's announcment yesterday.
See all updates ​​​​​​​​​​​​

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