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Someone in my household is unwell

Step 1: Your friend must get tested

Your kitchen group friend must start self-isolating immediately and book a test.

Your friend needs to visit this page

Step 2: Self-isolation

If you're unvaccinated

If you're a close contact of a positive Covid-19 case, you're required to self-isolate for 10 days.

If you're fully vaccinated

If you're fully vaccinated and are identified as a close contact of someone with Covid-19 (whether Omicron or not), you're not required to self-isolate but should take an NHS rapid lateral flow test every day for 7 days to help slow the spread of Covid-1

'Fully vaccinated' means 14 days have passed since your final dose of a COVID-19 vaccine given by the NHS.

How to self-isolate

Step 3: What is your friend's test result?

Negative Inconclusive Positive