Coronavirus

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Coronavirus

COVID-19 cases continue to be very high in Dudley, and now the borough has the highest figures in the West Midlands. Unless the number of cases starts to fall, local restrictions could remain in place post lockdown, and in the run up to Christmas. Residents are being urged to follow the national lockdown rules, which are currently in force 5 November - 2 December 2020. The latest Dudley COVID-19 case rates are available via our data dashboard (link below).

Coronavirus Advice including new restrictions

Dudley Council is working closely with Public Health England to stop the spread of coronavirus.

Council services

Some of the council's services are continuing to operate as normal but staff are limiting contact with the public wherever possible

Coronavirus Testing

It’s easy to get a test, local test centres are open in Dudley borough. If you have coronavirus symptoms, no matter how mild, you need to get tested. You can book a test online or by calling 119.

Dudley local outbreak control plan

As we move to the next phase of management of the COVID-19 epidemic, a locally led system to prevent and reduce transmission of the virus is critical

Older or vulnerable people

Certain groups of people are particularly vulnerable to coronavirus (COVID-19). 

Parents and families

Advice and support for families during the coronavirus pandemic. Includes advice regarding learning and parenting and staying happy - things to do.

Staying safe and well

Useful support and advice to help you keep safe and well during the coronavirus pandemic.

Financial support

If you are worried about debt or your financial situation at this time, there are services in Dudley that will offer their support.

Translations and Alternative Formats

Covid-19 accessibility resources including alternative formats such as British Sign Language, Easy Read documents and translations into alternative languages

Community, voluntary and faith settings

Advice and guidance for community, voluntary and faith settings. Please note national restrictions are in force Thursday 5 November - Wednesday 2 December

COVID-19 Community Champions

COVID-19 Community Champions are residents across Dudley. Champions can be anyone in the community.