This toolkit provides guidance for employers re-opening the workplace following the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and nation lockdown. The toolkit provides links to key information and templates on the website. This information is being continually checked and updated.

On 22 September 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that office workers should once again be able to work from home if they can in England – this default position had remained the same in Scotland and Wales. Generally, priority for employers in England is now likely to be implementing homeworking again. There are a number of areas that organisations will need to consider if re-opening. This extends not only to social distancing and hygiene measure, but also managing staff concerns and being mindful of their mental health.

Useful links

Last reviewed 23 September 2020