Coronavirus council information

Bristol City Council want to keep you updated on their Coronavirus policy and how the lock-down is effecting essential services throughout the city.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to know

Latest advice from central government and the NHS, and changes to our services

Stay at home

  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (where this absolutely cannot be done from home)
  • Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people
  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

Click here to view a video from Martin Rees Mayor of Bristol


There are some changes to essential services outlined below. For more information follow the link (in pink) to read all the council's information. 

Help other citizens

Find out how to help people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you're worried about a vulnerable adult, submit a safeguarding referral online.

Help for you

There's financial help available if you've had an income drop as a result of COVID-19; including losing your job, losing contracts or your household income reducing because someone else in the household is self isolating or in hospital.

Be aware of coronavirus scams and overpricing.

Support for extremely vulnerable people

Register for support on GOV.UK if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to COVID-19.

Help for business owners

Find the latest information on support and advice available for businesses.

There's financial help and new business rate discounts available if you need support with business rates.

Looking for information about health and care?

Find advice and information to help you stay well and make decisions about your health and social care support.

Find advice and information