Covid-19 Guidance

Last Update - 8 January 2021

The Covid-19 group offers the following advice and guidance for congregations:


Phase 3

A Route Map for Congregations - V8.1


Test and Protect

To support the Government’s Test and Protect Strategy, it is recommended that congregations keep a temporary register of worshipper contact details for a period of 21 days. Those responsible for the church building or data protection e.g. minister, Kirk Session and Deacons Court should familiarise themselves with Test and Protect: and the briefing note here.


Other Advice 

Additional advice notes, templates and forms:


Note: Zoom advice is provided as an example, there are many video meeting alternatives that may meet your congregational needs better e.g. Webex, Skype, Google Meet and jitsi. The same principles outlined in the Zoom advice note should be considered.