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Coronavirus advice in Devon

Do it for your family, your community, for Devon

Keep following the guidance to help everyone stay safe and well. As residents, businesses, visitors and communities we are in this together.

This website provides advice and support for people living in or working in Devon and our visitors. It includes:

  • what you need to know to help prevent the spread of coronavirus
  • what Devon is doing to prepare for an increase in cases
  • information about what to do if there is a local incident or wider outbreak

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Local Outbreak Management Plan

A plan for managing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreaks in Devon.

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Latest updates

Businesses urged to prepare for NHS COVID-19 app

From Thursday 24 September, the general public are encouraged to download the new NHS COVID-19 app, that they then use when entering a premises, by showing their smartphone to the businesses’ QR code poster. See what businesses need to do to prepare for this

Testing numbers rise in Devon as confirmed cases fall

The latest data shows a big rise in the numbers of tests completed in the last seven days compared to the previous week. Confirmed cases in Devon are still very low compared to other parts of the country, and appear to be isolated cases with no clear sign of any significant outbreaks. See the full update from Public Health Director for Devon, Dr Virginia Pearson

Access to testing in Devon

Access to testing local has become less available due to the government diverting some of the testing resources from parts of the country where prevalence is lower, to other parts where the prevalence of cases and demand for testing is higher.


The picture in Devon

Cases of coronavirus

Confirmed cases

Latest week

In total


Latest week0

In total216

Latest week coverage: 8 Sep 2020 - 14 Sep 2020

Visiting Devon

What you need to know if you're visiting Devon

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