Coronavirus COVID-19

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Highland

We are following national guidance regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and we are working closely with Public Health and other partners in the Highlands and Islands Local Resilience Partnership.


Preparing for COVID-19 vaccination

We will be supporting our partners in Public Health and Scottish Government in rolling out the COVID-19 vaccination programme.

NHS vaccine updates

COVID-19 Free Helpline

If you can offer help or need help call 0300 303 1362

COVID-19 Free Helpline, read more

Self-isolation Support Grants

New support grant for those who receive low-income benefits and who will lose income as a result of being required to self-isolate.

Self-isolation Support Grants, read more

National guidance

The most up-to-date information from our partner agencies.

National guidance, read more

Local coronavirus support

Advice and support for communities affected by local coronavirus clusters.

Local coronavirus support, read more

Preparing to welcome Highland pupils back to school on Monday 19 April

14 Apr 2021

All schools across Highland are looking forward to welcoming pupils back to classrooms on Monday.

Asymptomatic Testing available in Merkinch as area sees rise in COVID cases

12 Apr 2021

NHS Highland has become aware of an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases in the Merkinch area.

Highland Council has appointed four dedicated COVID Compliance Officers

6 Apr 2021

The Highland Council has appointed four dedicated COVID compliance officers to work throughout the Highland Council area.