COVID-19 NI
Stay at home as much as possible Limit contact with other people Keep your distance if you do go out (stay 2 metres apart) Wash your hands well and often Work from home if you can Do not leave home if you or anyone in your household has symptoms

What is meant by close contact?

Close contacts are:

  • people you spend 15 minutes or more with at a distance of less than two metres;
  • people you have direct contact with – such as household members, sexual partners or people with whom you have had face-to-face conversations at a distance of less than one metre.

The contact must have taken place between two days before and up to seven days after symptoms appeared.

Updated: 3 weeks ago Posted: June 25, 2020 3:34 pm Share: