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Government guidance for the public

Guidance and support, including face coverings.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) regulations guidance: what the restrictions mean for you

HSC Public Health Agency, COVID-19: Information for the public

Northern Ireland Executive, Department of Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice and updates

Northern Ireland lockdown from 26 December 2020

Government guidance for health and social care professionals

Stop COVID-19 NI App

HSC Public Health Agency, Guidance for domiciliary care providers in Northern Ireland - COVID-19, updated 16 June 2020.

Guidance for HSC staff on using PPE

Questions and answers for HSC staff

Health Minister Robin Swann announces £5 million for Domiciliary Care: Read more information

COVID-19 Vaccination

Domiciliary care workers in Northern Ireland and those employed by independent care agencies are able to book COVID vaccinations at Trust vaccination centres. 

The statement is available here.

Further information on the Northern Ireland COVID-19 Vaccination Programme

Care worker information leaflet

Online booking arrangements for domiciliary care workers registered with the NISCC.


Department lifts RQIA restrictions

Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority: Coronavirus

RQIA Status App that allows service managers to contact regulator and raise issues.

Information on testing

Test and trace information

StopCOVID NI Proximity App

Testing for care home residents and staff across Northern Ireland. Read more information

Public Health Agency information on testing in Northern Ireland, including primary care workers

Northern Ireland's contact tracing scheme

HSC, Public Health Agency: Contact tracing FAQs


Support for businesses

UK Government, COVID-19 Guidance: Information for NI Businesses & Employersupdated 10 June 2020.

Summary of coronavirus business support

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