Coronavirus (COVID-19)—guidance tracker for employment (international travel guidance)

The following Employment practice note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Coronavirus (COVID-19)—guidance tracker for employment (international travel guidance)
  • Jobs that qualify for travel exemptions
  • Test to Release for international travel
  • Testing before you travel to England
  • Red, amber and green list rules for entering England
  • DHSC: Booking and staying in a quarantine hotel if you’ve been in a red list country
  • Quarantine and testing if you've been in an amber list country
  • Managed quarantine: what to expect
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing for staff after international travel
  • Exemptions from managed quarantine for medical and compassionate reasons

Coronavirus (COVID-19)—guidance tracker for employment (international travel guidance)

This Practice Note provides details of the various Coronavirus (COVID-19) international travel and quarantine guidance documents that have been published, and provides tracked change versions, showing the updates between one version and the next, to enable practitioners easily to ascertain which version of the relevant guidance was live at any given date.

Separate sections of the Practice Note cover:

  1. Jobs that qualify for travel exemptions

  2. Test to Release for international travel

  3. Testing before you travel to England

  4. Red, amber and green list rules for entering England

  5. DHSC: Booking and staying in a quarantine hotel if you’ve been in a red list country

  6. Quarantine and testing if you've been in an amber list country

  7. Managed quarantine: what to expect

  8. Employer testing duty

  9. Exemptions from managed quarantine for medical and compassionate reasons

In each case, the versions of the guidance are shown in reverse chronological order, with the most recent appearing first.

For a guidance tracker that deals with:

  1. the various versions of current guidance and advice issued by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) up until 13 July 2021, see Practice Note: Coronavirus (COVID-19)—guidance tracker for employment (BEIS working safely guidance to 13 July 2021).

  2. the various versions of current guidance and advice issued by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) from 14 July 2021,

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