Covid-19 FAQs

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Latest Covid-19 Guidance - February 2022

The Government has now removed all remaining COVID-19 Protocols
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Covid-19 Guidance - December 2021

The FA have updating the COVID-19 guidance to reflect the Government’s move to Plan B of its COVID Autumn/Winter Plan, in response to the risks of the Omicron variant. 
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Covid-19 Guidance - August 2021

The FA has provided an update on ‘non-elite’ football in advance of Step 4 of the Government’s roadmap.

Covid-19 Guidance - May 2021

The FA has provided an update on ‘non-elite’ football in advance of Step 3 of the Government’s roadmap.
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Covid-19 Guidance - April 2021

An update on grassroots football.
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Free Rapid Covid-19 Test Available 

Play your part. Get tested.

Latest Covid-19 Guidance - Jan 2021

With England entering lockdown with immediate effect on Monday evening, the majority of grassroots football is not permitted (January 4th)
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Updated Spectator Guidance December 24th

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Guidance for the return of non elite football: 2nd december 2020

Grassroots football can return from Wednesday 2 December, but the level varies from Tiers 1 to 3.
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covid-19 FAQ's

The FA have provide clarification for some of your most frequently asked questions. (December 2020)
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Covid-19 Signage

Click here to access COVID-19 signage to be used at your clubs to ensure safety measures are followed by all on site.
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The FA provide clarification for non-elite football in England, including school, further and higher education (November 2020)
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The Football Association has Provided An Update for Non Elite Football In England

Following the UK Government's new national lockdown, non-elite football will be suspended from Thursday 5th November 2020.
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The FA provide an update on the use of NHS QR Codes to help assist with Test and Trace (September 2020)

Guidance Documents for Restarting Football Activity

Updated on 24 September 2020

Guidance for Referees

Published on 31 July 2020
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Support package announced by Cornwall FA

‘Getting Football Started’ when safe and appropriate to do so – an update from Dawn Aberdeen, Cornwall FA CEO.

Latest Government Advice

Coronavirus guidance from the UK Government
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Cornwall FA County Cup Update

Published on 17 July 2020

First Aid Guidance

First aid during the coronavirus outbreak
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DBS Verification

Temporary Changes to DBS Checks in Football

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Updated safeguarding guidance from The FA

Funding Opportunities

Support from Cornwall FA and partners