COVID-19 Support for Businesses

Webinar for the personal treatment industry

Lancaster Council hosted a webinar designed to help businesses in the personal treatment industry to comply with the COVID-19 guidelines as they get ready to re-open.

If you missed it, you can watch a recording of the webinar

It's aimed at anyone offering personal treatment services. This includes (but is not limited to):

  • Beauty salons/treatments
  • Nail bars
  • Hairdressers/ barbers
  • Tattooist/Skin piercing
  • Physiotherapists

What did the webinar cover?

Information about what the legislation says for businesses, and what staff training may be required.

Guidance about the COVID-19 controls that are necessary before, during and after all treatments, for example:


  • Communication of COVID-19 safety measures
  • Booking systems
  • Test and Trace
  • QR Codes
  • Risk assessments
  • Social distancing
  • PPE
  • Cleaning and sanitising of work areas
  • Hand sanitisers


  • PPE
  • Wearing of face coverings
  • Cleaning as you go