Coronavirus guidance for the cultural performances and events sector

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What does this involve?

The Scottish Government has published guidance for cultural performances and events to help them operate safely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

This guidance offers advice to businesses and individuals in this sector on recommended mitigations to reduce the risk of virus spread.

Topics include:

  • the current situation in Scotland
  • face coverings
  • event capacity
  • Test and Protect
  • food and drink service
  • ventilation
  • cleaning and hygiene
  • self-isolation
  • vaccination
  • further precautionary measures
  • capacity limits
  • long-term recovery

This information should be used alongside the general guidance on safer workplaces.

Am I eligible?

Anyone can use this service.

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

Businesses and individuals in the culture and events industry in Scotland, including theatres, concert halls, music venues, cinemas, comedy clubs, museums and galleries and other venues.

How long does this take?

It will take around 15 minutes to read the guidance.

Next steps

Visit the Scottish Government website to read the full guidance.

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