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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) - Basildon Council service and information updates

Please continue to practice social distancing and be sure to get your vaccination when invited.

See further COVID-19 advice and guidance under the following headings:

COVID-19 - Coronavirus testing if you have symptoms

Everyone, including children under 5, who is showing symptoms of COVID-19 can book a test. Care home staff and residents with or without symptoms can book a test.

COVID-19 - Coronavirus testing if you don't have symptoms

Coronavirus tests are available if you don't have symptoms but live in an area with a high infection rate. Residents in areas that have a high infection rate can book now.

COVID-19 - Vaccination centres information

COVID-19 vaccines are being offered in hospitals, at certain larger venues, at GP led vaccination centres and at some community pharmacies in the borough.

COVID-19 - Remembrance, reflection and recognition

In remembrance of those we have lost and those who deserve recognition we invite you to post a message on our COVID-19 commemorative page (Photos welcome too)

COVID-19 - Report a business not following safety guidelines

If you think a business or venue is not properly following government COVID-19 safety guidelines you can report the matter here.

COVID-19 - Domestic abuse support

Don't suffer domestic abuse in silence - even during the stay at home COVID-19 outbreak help and support is still available.

COVID-19 - Homeless self-referral and advice

In response to the on-going situation with Coronavirus and in line with Government guidance, we are changing our homelessness processes until further notice.

COVID-19 - Report businesses acting unfairly

Whether you are business owner/operator or a member of the public, we want you to tell us about any business you feel is acting unfairly during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

COVID-19 - Beware of scammers and bogus callers

There are steps you should take to protect your home, your family and your personal details from bogus callers and online and telephone scammers.