The UK Government announced that golf could resume in England on Wednesday 13 May 2020 after a seven-week hiatus. Since then, further announcements have adapted the way golf can be played in line with the timeline of the fight against the spread of Coronavirus.
England Golf has produced regularly updated advice for clubs and golfers on how to play golf safely under the changing government recommendations. You can find links below to the Play Safe frameworks and our Frequently Asked Questions.
Away from golf, it is vital that everyone continues to follow best practice when it comes to dealing with the current outbreak of Coronavirus.
If you have a reported positive COVID-19 test from a player or staff member at your facility, you can use the following advice on required actions:
COVID-19 positive case advice
Local Lockdown Guidance
As government regulations have tightened, the introduction of local lockdowns and targeted restrictions have been announced. How these affect golfers and golf clubs are detailed in the links below where relevant:
Last updated 16 October
Guidance for High Risk areas: Tier 2
Guidance for Very High Risk areas: Tier 3
Regional Squad Guidance
Guidance for regional squad coaching in Very High Risk areas: Tier 3