Self-Isolation helps stop coronavirus spreading
Do not leave your home if you have symptoms of coronavirus or live with someone who does
Symptoms of Coronavirus
- A high temperature
- A new, continuous cough
- Shortness of breath
- Anosmia – loss or change to your sense of smell or taste
- Do not leave your home for any reason – if you need food or medicine order them by phone or online or ask someone to drop them to your home
- Do not have any visitors to your home
- You can use your garden if you have one
- If you have symptoms you need to self-isolate for 10 days.
After 10 days
- If you do not have a high temperature you do not need to self-isolate
- If you still have a high temperature, keep self-isolating until your temperature returns to normal.
- You do not need to self-isolate if you just have a cough after 10 days. A cough can last for several weeks after the infection has gone
If you live with someone who has symptoms:
- You need to self-isolate for 10 days from the day their symptoms started
- If you do not get symptoms, you can stop self-isolating after 10 days
Stay up to date with the latest NHS advice here.
Stay up to date with the latest HSE advice here.