Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Latest information on Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you have a suspected or confirmed case of coronavirus, you need to inform us. Please use our notification process for infectious diseases.

Our statements

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), we have captured some of your most frequently asked questions for care providers and staff across Wales.

27 March 2020

Legislative changes for social care provisions in response to COVID-19

23 March 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Our approach to Registration and Variation applications

16 March 2020
COVID-19: We will pause routine inspections from 5pm on 16 March

10 March 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for our registered care providers

The latest guidance information from Welsh Government

Childcare and play services

All childcare and play services in Wales are advised to note the latest guidance about COVID-19 to reflect current developments: 

Although the guidance is mainly directed at schools and education services, the same applies to all childcare and play services. All such services are asked to take note of this guidance and to regularly check the Public Health Wales website where any future updates will be published directly. From this website you can also access advice issued by the UK Government.

Care and residential services