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Animal Businesses, Rescue and Rehoming

Alert level 2: guidance for employers, businesses and organisations

This Welsh Government document is intended to provide the essential information needed to help businesses, employers and other organisations or institutions meet the legal obligations they are under to minimise the risk of people being exposed to, or spreading, coronavirus on their premises.

The guidance document above applies to Wales. For the rules or guidance in the other parts of the UK, please visit the sites for England, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Animal Welfare Network Wales (AWNW) has produced guidance for businesses during this time, including:

  • animal rescues and rehoming
  • animal-related businesses

Further guidance on COVID-19 and working safely, for animal businesses, rescue and rehoming organisations can be found here.

Further guidance and services

COVID-19 workforce risk assessment tool

Check if you are at higher risk of more serious symptoms if you come into contact with COVID-19.

COVID-19 workforce risk assessment tool: guidance

COVID-19 workforce risk assessment tool guidance for managers and staff.

COVID-19 vaccinations: guidance for employers

Helps employers understand the implications of staff and customer COVID-19 vaccination status.

Safety and physical distancing signs for employers

Safety and physical distancing signs for employers: coronavirus

Resources to help employers keep their workplace safe.