Mon 19 Apr 21
The Scottish Government's proposed timetable for the easing of restrictions pinpoints 26 April as the date when the tourism sector can begin to reopen.
As we get ready to welcome visitors once again, businesses across the country are making final plans and preparations to reopen in a safe and secure way.
The reopening of the economy will follow a phased approach and not all businesses will be ready, or permitted, to open from 26 April. Regardless of the date you can reopen, how you prepare and ensure a safe environment for your customers and staff once open, is crucially important.
The Scottish Government has now issued updated guidelines to help you get ready for opening. Safe operating practices require all premises to revisit their COVID-19 risk assessments.
Updated guidance to support customer and visitor data gathering for businesses and other establishments to assist contact tracing as part of NHS Scotland's Test and Protect system.
It's so important to be visible to your customers, so now is the perfect time to be updating your business listings.