England is moving to Plan B
Find out how to stay safe and help prevent the spread
Moving to Plan B, this guidance applies England
You must wear a face covering in most indoor public places, at large venues and events, and on public transport.
From 13 December, you should work from home if you can.
From 15 December you’ll need to show your NHS COVID Pass at nightclubs, some venues and large events to show you’re fully vaccinated, have had a negative test result in the last 48 hours, or you have an exemption.
Booster vaccines, this guidance applies to England
Anyone above the age of 18 years can now pre-book a booster vaccine at least 3 months after their second dose. Book your booster vaccination appointment online or find a walk-in clinic. The NHS will contact you when you are eligible to book your booster dose. Find more information about the eligibility criteria here.
New rules on self-isolation, this guidance applies to England
If you’re a contact of someone who may have been infected with the Omicron variant, you must self-isolate for 10 days, regardless of your age, vaccination status or any negative test results.