Coronavirus help and advice

COVID-19 Protection Levels - Argyll and Bute is at Level 2

Information and updates regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) will be displayed on these pages.

Check out the Scottish Government's stay at home guidance.

For the latest information on symptoms, staying safe and government guidelines on self-isolating, social distancing and vaccinations, please see the NHS Inform website

Each Local Authority area in Scotland has been allocated a COVID Protection Level. Check which Protection Level each area has been allocated on the Scottish Government website

You can also use the Scottish Government's Protection Level postcode checker to find out what restrictions apply in any area of Scotland by entering a postcode.

Check Coronavirus case numbers and data in your local area:

Public Health Scotland’s interactive dashboard now provides a map showing the number of cases in local areas, as well as trends for local authorities and NHS boards

Sheilding - Lockdown restrictions have been introduced from 5 January 2021 To help protect you from the new strain of coronavirus, new measures are being introduced across Scotland from midnight on 5 January. These measures are currently in place until the end of January, but this will be regularly reviewed. More information is available on the Scottish Government website

Support for individuals and vulnerable people >

Find out about getting help for yourself or someone you know - help with food, support, finances, health, pets and more

Changes to services >

Find out about any changes to our services - bin collections, births, deaths, marriages, planning and building standards, licensing and more

Volunteering and supporting people >

Find out about volunteering and supporting people in your community- guidance, support and funding for volunteers and third sector groups

Information for businesses and self-employed >

Find out about the different sources of support and funding for businesses affected by Coronavirus

Schools, parent and carers >

Find information about schools, school meals, support for parents and children, and more

Council staff >

Information for council employees - home working, health and stress, redeployment and volunteering, and more