COVID-19: Restaurants offering takeaway or delivery

Guidance for people who work in or run restaurants offering takeaway or delivery services.

The guidance applies to any food preparation or food service setting where food is sold for takeaway or delivery. For example:

  • bars
  • pubs and restaurants operating as take-aways
  • cafes
  • food to go
  • food delivery
  • takeaways and mobile catering
  • contract catering at the point of service to the consumer, such as in offices or similar environments

It also applies to the food services provided by businesses.  It does not apply to food preparation or food service in clinical or healthcare settings.

GOV.UK Guidance: Working Safely during Coronavirus for Restaurants offering takeaway or delivery

Better Business for All (BBfA) partnership Covid-19 Toolkit to help guide you to restarting your business safely:  

BBFA Covid-19 Toolkit

Showing you are COVID-19 Secure

Employers are able to use posters or images on digital channels or print to display in workplaces to show their employees, customers and other visitors, that they have followed guidance and are COVID-19 secure.  

Showing you're COVID-19 secure