A shared service delivering Environmental Health, Licensing and Trading Standards across Bracknell Forest, West Berkshire and Wokingham Borough Councils

COVID-19

Public Protection Partnership is operational and here to support the needs of the residents and businesses across Bracknell Forest, West Berkshire and Wokingham with regards to our core and statutory services.

As you can appreciate this is a rapidly moving situation and we will endeavor to keep this page updated as and when with regards to the core services we provide. 

If you wish to notify us of any scams, licensing activity, businesses not closed that should be, trading standards concerns or environmental issues relating to the Coronavirus outbreak then please use our Enforcement Form hereEach notification will be dealt with on a case by case basis. 

Please also follow our social media channels for current advice and updates. 

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PPP - Twitter

Environmental Health:

Last Updated 29th May 2020:

29 May  - Guidance for restaurants offering takeaway or delivery - see link here

28 May - PPP Downloadable Posters for Retail and Business - see link here

27 May Legionnaires’disease: Lockdown Risks and Reopening Safely - see guide here

27 May - Guidance from Business Companion for Businesses regarding COVID-19 situation - see link here

18 May  - Guidance for Food Businesses - see link here

13 May - Businesses and premises to close - see link here

25 April  - Guidance for consumers on Coronavirus (COVID-19) and food - see link here

17 April - Are you providing community food support during Coronavirus Pandemic? - see link here

8 April - Health and safety advice for employers- HSE’s Coronavirus (COVID-19)- see link here 

7 April  - Request Not to Have Bonfires During Coronavirus Outbreak - see link here

25 March - Information for food businesses - see here

Trading Standards:

Last Updated 29th May 2020:

29 May - Guidance for Shops and Branches - see link here

28 May - PPP Downloadable Posters for Retail and Business - see link here

27 May - Guidance from Business Companion for Businesses regarding COVID-19 situation - see link here

27 May - COVID-19 Business Scams - see details here

13 May - Businesses and premises to close - see link here.

12 May - New COVID-19 Scam Alert - see link here

11 May - COVID-19 Scam Awareness Video - see link here

23 April - Protecting Businesses from COVID-19 Scams - see link here

22 April - How to protect yourself from door-to-door scams - see link here

21 April - New COVID-19 SMS - Scam - see link here

3 April - FAQ's regarding COVID-19 and Livestock updated advice - see link here.

2 April - FAQ's regarding Trading Standards and Coronavirus - COVID-19 - see link here

1 April - Press Release Trading Standards - Coronavirus Scams - see link here

24 March - Coronavirus Scams - see here

Licensing: 

Last Updated 2nd June 2020:

2 June - Updated Animal Activity Licensing FAQ's COVID-19 - see link here

29 May - Guidance for businesses COVID-19 update - see link here.

27 May - Guidance from Business Companion for Businesses regarding COVID-19 situation - see link here

14 May - Taxi FAQ's - COVID-19 UPDATED - see link here

13 May - Businesses and premises to close - see link here

27 April - Taxi FAQ's - COVID - 19 - see link here

27 April - Street Trader FAQ's - COVID -19 - see link here

27 April - The Licensing Act 2003 FAQ's - COVID - 19 - see link here

27 April - Gambling Act 2005 Licensed Premises FAQ's - COVID 19 - see link here

27 April - Animal Activity Licensing FAQ's - COVID - 19 - see link here

3 April - FAQ's regarding COVID-19 Companion Animals and updated advice - see link here

26 March - Private Hire and Taxi Licensing - see updates here

Important Web Links:

https://info.westberks.gov.uk/coronavirus

https://www.bracknell-forest.gov.uk/health-and-social-care/coronavirus-information-and-support

https://www.wokingham.gov.uk/business-and-licensing/business-and-growth/coronavirus-advice-for-businesses/

https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/working-safely-during-coronavirus-covid-19

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-outbreak-faqs-what-you-can-and-cant-do/coronavirus-outbreak-faqs-what-you-can-and-cant-do

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/social-distancing-in-the-workplace-during-coronavirus-covid-19-sector-guidance

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ 

 

 

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