Latest advice, guidance and information


Sunderland City Council endeavours to ensure that information contained on this page is up to date and correct and in line with the latest NHS and Government advice. The council accepts no liability for error or omission.

New Covid-19 restrictions for our region - 17 September

Sunderland added to national watch list for 'enhanced support' in the fight against COVID-19 - 11 September 2020

The health and wellbeing of our residents and staff is our top priority and we are continuing to follow latest advice and guidance to help control the virus.

To help control the virus you must:

  • stay at home as much as possible
  • limit contact with other people
  • keep your distance if you go out (2 metres apart where possible)
  • wash your hands regularly
  • self-isolate immediately if you or anyone in your household has symptoms and book a test by visiting or calling 119

You will find information below to help everyone in the city continue to play their part to protect themselves and others.