From Monday 14 September, group meetings of over 6 people are prohibited in England. This will apply indoors and outdoors, including in private homes. COVID-19 Secure venues (including museums) can still host larger numbers in total but groups of up to 6 must not mix or form larger groups.
Businesses will have a clear duty to support NHS Test and Trace. From 18 September, it will be mandatory for certain businesses to have a system to collect NHS Test and Trace data and keep this for 21 days.
The government will support Local Authorities and police forces to respond to breaches of COVID-19 Secure guidelines.