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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Find information about community support and our services during the coronavirus pandemic, on our information for residents pages, our information for businesses pages, and our community support hub page which has guidance to help coordinate community organisations.

See a summary of our Local Outbreak Control Plan and read our frequently asked questions. 

Will benefit reviews and reassessments be suspended?

Information about benefit reviews and reassessments during the current coronavirus pandemic

Reviews and reassessments for disability benefits are being suspended for the next three months. This follows on from a previous announcement to suspend all face-to-face assessments in order to safeguard potentially vulnerable claimants. See the gov.uk press release: benefit reviews and reassessments suspended.

You can read more information relating to COVID19 for residents here.