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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)


COVID-19 updates

5:30pm - 4 March

Media Briefing – 5 March 2021

We are livestreaming a virtual COVID-19 briefing at 1.00pm Friday 5 March on our Facebook page.

You can also watch at and listen on local radio, subtitles will be included on the stream.

Tune in for answers to some children's questions as the panel address concerns that some of the Island's younger residents have.

10:05am - 4 March

Changes to public bus services in Stage 2, effective from Monday 8 March

The scheduled public bus service will return to a full service, as per the existing timetable issued on 6 January 2020, once we enter Stage 2 of the exit from lockdown on Monday 8 March. The exception being that the Friday and Saturday night bus services are still suspended until we enter Stage 3. 

Read the media release.

COVID-19 testing and cases

Bailiwick of Guernsey

Samples tested
Positive results^
Negative results
Awaiting results*
No. of deaths**
No. of presumptive deaths***
Number recovered
Known active cases

Thursday 4th March - We currently have 11 (known) active cases of COVID-19. No new cases have been found in the last day and 2 people have recovered. One patient with COVID-19 is currently in hospital.

* Awaiting results indicates people who have been swabbed and are awaiting a result as well as people with operations and approved for compassionate travel who are booked several days in advance.

** 3 of the 14 deaths occurred in hospital, excludes one death that was not COVID-19 related.

*** Presumptive deaths have been reduced by one as retrospective review of one of the presumptive deaths concluded that the death was not COVID-19 related.

^ 252 of the positive cases were from the first wave.


COVID-19 contacts

Clinical questions

Phoneline available 24 hours a day. Email inbox monitored Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00

Non-clinical enquiries

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00

Businesses with financial concerns

Critical Travel

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00


Monday to Friday 08:30-17:00

Housing Helpline

Monday to Friday 8:30 - 12:30 and 13:30 - 16:00 (Excluding bank holidays)

Financial support for individuals

Monday to Friday 8:30 - 16:00

Business Queries

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00