An outbreak is defined as two or more laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19 among individuals associated with a specific setting with onset dates within 14 days.

You should call the Health Protection Acute Response Centre (ARC) on 0113 386 0300/ Out of Hours: 0114 304 9843 and email dph@northyorks.gov.uk to report an outbreak.

Please also refer to your dedicated webpage for additional details of when and how to notify the our Public Health Team of suspected cases and a laboratory confirmed case if applicable.

Action cards

National action cards have been developed for settings. The action cards were designed to be printed or downloaded to keep on-hand in a setting:

  • Workplace
  • Residential
  • Small & Large Gatherings

All of the national action cards can be found on the Public Health England website.