How to check the COVID19 restrictions applicable in your area


Coronavirus rules vary depending on whether you live in England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland.


Millions of people are also affected by extra local restrictions.


Find out what the rules are in your area by entering your postcode in the search box.


What are the rules in your area?


Use the search tool created on the BBC News website. Simply enter your full postcode into the search box.


Click here to go to the search box


The rules highlighted in the search tool are a selection of the key government restrictions in place in your area.


Always check your relevant national and local authority website for more information on the situation where you live. Also check local guidance before travelling to others parts of the UK.


All the guidance in the ‘look-up’ search comes from national government and local authority websites.


For more information on national measures see:


Local COVID alert levels: what you need to know