New social distancing rules to come into action 14 September

10 September 2020

Following the Government’s announcement on 9 September, new social distancing measures will come into force from Monday 14 September, restricting the number of people that are allowed to meet socially.

The full statement from the Prime Minister can be found here:
The new measures include the following:
  • From Monday 14 September it will not be possible to meet with people from other households socially in groups of more than six. This will apply indoors and outdoors, including in private homes. Education and work settings are unaffected.
  • Businesses will have a clear duty to support NHS Test and Trace. From Friday 18 September, it will be mandatory for certain businesses to have a system to collect NHS Test and Trace data, which must be kept for 21 days.
More information about the measures, information is available at: This also provides a link to simplified COVID-19 Secure guidance published this week.

A video on Hands Face Space can meanwhile be seen at: