Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Variants of concern

COVID-19 variants of concern have been found in Brent. The best way to protect yourself, your friends and family is to get vaccinated. Find out where to get vaccinated.

Public Health Advice

Latest advice from the NHS on symptoms, staying at home and social distancing. Includes translations and accessible formats.

COVID-19 testing

When and how to book a Covid-19 test in Brent, and information about NHS Test & Trace.

NHS COVID-19 Vaccination Programme

Latest news about the roll-out of the COVID vaccine programme in Brent.

Emergency help and support

If you are struggling and need extra help or know someone who does, you can call a number of services directly.

Guidance for residents asked to stay at home (self-isolate)

Find out the the guidance for people who are asked to self isolate.

Guidance for clinically extremely vulnerable

Find out the the guidance for people who are identified as Clinically Extremely Vulnerable.

Staying Safe in Shared Housing

Preventing the spread of coronavirus in shared housing, university accommodation and multigenerational households.

Businesses and employers

Latest information, advice and support, including how to apply for Government grants.

Shop Safe, Shop Local

Encouraging businesses and shoppers to do their bit to stop further spread of the virus and help our businesses to bounce back.

Financial support for residents

If your circumstances have changed, and you need financial support, you may be entitled to help.

Employment help and advice

Find support, training and advice to help get you back into work with Brent’s Rapid Employment Service.

Online book of condolences

This online book of condolence is here to celebrate and remember those who have sadly passed, as loved and important members of our community.

Changes to council services

Benefits, Council Tax, Housing, Libraries, Parks, Parking and other council services affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

Report a social distancing breach

Find out how you can report a business or large group of people breaking the Coronavirus (Covid-19) rules.

Local deliveries

If you are self isolating or not able to access food or groceries by visiting your local shops, we have pulled together a list of businesses in Brent that can provide home delivery.

Overseas Travel

Find out more about the latest coronavirus testing and quarantine travel rules.

Coronavirus news


  • COVID-19 variants of concerns update

    North-west London boroughs, including Brent, are seeing a rise in the rates of new COVID-19 variants. As a result, surge testing has been turned on in the following wards: St Raphaels Stonebridge…
  • Make testing part of your weekly routine

    Brent residents are being encouraged to get tested twice a week as part of their regular routine as the national lockdown in England loosens further. From Friday (April 9) everyone in England, includ…
  • Second Coronavirus Resident Survey launched

    Residents are being invited to share their views and experiences in relation to Coronavirus as Brent Council launches its second Coronavirus Resident Survey. Last summer the Council heard from over 1…
  • Willesden Green a new Clean Air Village: innovative project to support local bus …

    Following a successful bid by Brent Council and the Cross River Partnership, Willesden Green will be a part of the latest Clean Air Villages project, with local businesses offered extra help and sup…