Coronavirus local guidance

Northamptonshire has been placed in Tier 2: high alert under the local restriction tier system that will be in place from Wednesday 2 December. See our local news update (27 November 2020) for more information.

The latest lockdown will end on 2 December. The current restrictions remain in place until then:

Tier 2 restrictions:

  • No household mixing indoors
  • The 'rule of 6' will apply outdoors
  • Pubs and restaurants to shut at 11pm
  • Alcohol only served as part of a substantial meal
  • Spectators allowed at sports events and live performances (limited numbers)
  • Personal care including hairdressing is allowed

See the Gov.uk website for further guidance on Tier 2 restrictions.  

Further guidance and information

We are updating a news page with the latest information about changes to council services and events.

​Event planning

Northamptonshire Local Resilience Forum has produced a guide to event planning. This is designed to assist all event organisers in understanding what is required of them when organising an event in Northamptonshire.