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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. 

Are face-to-face health assessments suspended?

Information about face-to-face health assessments during the current coronavirus pandemic

Claimants on disability benefits will no longer be required to attend face-to-face assessments. The change also covers health checks for Universal Credit. See the gov.uk press release: face-to-face health assessments for benefits suspended amid coronavirus outbreak


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