Updated 14 August 2020

Spelthorne Borough Council is here to support you as we move through the various phases of recovery and look to return to the new normal.

Reopening of businesses must be delivered in a way that minimises health risks in terms of limiting further transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19).

As such, it is likely that physical distancing will be required for the foreseeable future.

Up to date information can be found on the government website to know which business are currently allowed to be open  https://www.gov.uk/guidance/opening-certain-businesses-and-venues-in-england-from-4-july-2020

You can report a business that should be closed online at https://spelthorne-self.achieveservice.com/service/Covid_19_report_a_business_that_should_be_closed

Below is a range of government guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic

Information to help businesses reopen safely

Businesses must ensure that they put adequate arrangements in place to operate safely. Advice and guidance is available online.

Risk assessment template

The Icon for worddocuments Risk Assessment Template [23.11KB] has been developed to help businesses implement the Government COVID-19 secure guidelines.

Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020 notice 

The Government recommends that businesses and employers display the Icon for pdf Staying COVID-19 Secure in 2020 notice [492.42KB] in their workplaces to show they have followed the 'Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)' guidance. This notice includes an HSE contact number for workers to report any concerns that they may have.