Self isolation and prevention

The following pages provide lots of information about self isolation, prevention and ways to help stop the spread and keep everyone safe.

Self isolation

Find everything you need to know about self isolation.


We all need to play our part to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Find out what you can do and guidance on preventing the spread.

Treatment at home

If you have COVID-19 it’s important to know how to look after yourself. Find out about treatment at home.


The NHS COVID-19 app, available to download in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you’re at risk. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community, and help stop the spread.

COVID advice for visitors to the Island

Please read this information if you are visiting the Island and need information about testing, self isolation or returning to the mainland when you have had a positive test result.


The digital NHS COVID pass shows your COVID-19 vaccination details or test results. This is your COVID-19 status.

You may be asked to show your pass to travel abroad, or at events and venues in England asking for proof of your COVID-19 status.

You can also get a paper copy of the NHS COVID pass by calling 119 or applying on this page. The paper copy covers your vaccination status only.

Local Outbreak Management Plan

The Local Outbreak Management Plan (LOMP) sets out measures to prevent any further local outbreaks of COVID-19 on the Island as well as action to respond rapidly to any outbreaks, limiting further spread.

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