Adults with the symptoms of a respiratory infection and who have a temperature or feel unwell should try to stay at home and avoid contact with others until they feel better and no longer have a temperature.
Children and young people who feel unwell and have a high temperature should stay at home and avoid others. They can return to school, college or childcare when they no longer have a temperature and are well enough to attend.
Adults who test positive for Covid-19 should try to stay at home and avoid others for 5 days; for under 18 year olds, the advice is to stay home for 3 days.
Regular asymptomatic testing is no longer recommended. If schools and settings have surplus supplies of test kits they should not be handed out to staff and pupils. You will receive advice in due course about what to do with these.
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