Government update

The UK Government’s COVID-19 recovery strategy

Foreword from the Prime Minister
1. The current situation
Phase one
Moving to the next phase
The challenges ahead
2. Our aims: saving lives; saving livelihoods
Health effect
Economic effect
Social effect
Overarching principles
3. Our approach: a phased recovery 
Phase two: smarter controls
Regular steps of adjustments to current measures
“COVID-19 Secure” guidelines
Protecting the most clinically vulnerable people
A more differentiated approach to risk
Reactive measures
Phase three: reliable treatment
4. Our roadmap to lift restrictions step-by-step
Step One
Public spaces
Protecting the clinically vulnerable
International travel
Step Two
Social and family contact
Step Three
5. Fourteen supporting programmes
1. NHS and care capacity and operating model
2. Protecting care homes
3. Smarter shielding of the most vulnerable
4. More effective, risk-based targeting of protection measures
5. Accurate disease monitoring and reactive measures
Joint Biosecurity Centre (JBC)
6. Testing and tracing
7. Increased scientific understanding
8. “COVID-19 Secure” guidelines
9. Better distancing measures
10. Economic and social support to maintain livelihoods and restore the economy
11. Treatments and vaccines
12. International action and awareness
13. Public communication, understanding and enforcement
14. Sustainable government structures
6. How you can help
A collective effort
Lending a hand
Annex A: Staying safe outside your home
Annex B: Summary table: COVID-19 vulnerable groups

Read more: The UK Government’s COVID-19 recovery strategy 11052020