On 17 January 2022, the Government announced that the measures put into place under plan B will be lifted.
- From 19 January 2022, the government is no longer asking people to work from home is they can.
- From 27 January 2022, there will be no legal requirement to wear a face covering.
- From 27 January 2022, venues and events will no longer be required by law to check the NHS COVID pass of their attendees.
What is the latest guidance?
With the rapidly changing nature of the COVID-19 outbreak, information and advice from Government can change quickly. The best and most up to date source for guidance and information remains the Government website for your country. Find out more about restrictions in your area by choosing a country below.
National grants and schemes available to small businesses and the self-employed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Our legal experts answer your frequently asked questions about the new rules on face masks across the UK and what your business should do.
Resources and helplines you can turn to for advice regarding Pay As You Grow and repaying coronavirus loans if you’re experiencing financial difficulty.
We're Recovery Ready, are you?
As the UK enters the next phase of recovery, we’re here to support you through business recovery and growth. With challenges like the end of furlough, managing cash flow and rising costs on the horizon, our new hub is home to free resources and guides designed to help you thrive and grow.Visit the hub
Looking after your mental health
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has left a deep and lasting impact on the mental health of millions in our country. Research from Mind revealed more than half of adults and over two thirds of young people said their mental health deteriorated during lockdown. Finding simple ways to manage your mental health and that of your colleagues, friends and employees is vital.
FSB Care share advice for looking after your mental health and where you can go if you need support.
Download our checklist from FSB Care on how you can support the mental health of your employees during COVID-19.
Resources to help support the mental health of yourself and others during the COVID-19 pandemic
Find guides and resources to help you build your business skills in our Skills Hub.
Free events for all small businesses to help you find support, build your skills and meet other business owners.
We cover what Long-COVID means for you as a self-employed person or an employer.
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