The Policy & Resources Committee is to commission an independent review of the government support being provided to businesses in the visitor accommodation sector.
The first report detailing the results of the Guernsey Community Survey is released today. 3,699 people responded to the survey which makes it the most responded to States survey in recent times.
Like countries across the globe, the States of Guernsey is preparing for when a vaccination against SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing COVID-19, becomes available. As well as the practical considerations needed to embark on a large scale voluntary vaccination programme, a number of policy and legislative matters relating to the introduction of a new vaccine need to be considered.
Public Health Services has, today, sent out correspondence to those Islanders who contracted COVID-19 earlier this year.
The survey, which should take no more than 15 minutes to complete, will help us to understand the possible healthcare needs of those who have had COVID-19.
Health officials from both Guernsey and the Isle of Man have come to an ‘in principle’ agreement to introduce a reciprocal healthcare agreement between Guernsey and the Isle of Man for the duration of time that the current ‘Air Bridge’ is operational.
We will be livestreaming a COVID-19 media briefing via our Facebook page on Wednesday 5 August at 1pm. You can also watch the briefing live from the homepage of this website. Please be aware that we will not be fielding questions from the public during the livestream. Subtitles will be available during the briefing.
Businesses eligible for support through the payroll co-funding scheme between 1 July and 30 September can begin making applications for the second phase of funding from 1 August.