COVID-19 Key information

We are following government guidelines to keep everyone in our school community safe, please see our detailed City Academy Norwich Covid Risk Assessment – Sept 2020

The government confirmed on 12 October 2020 that Norwich is in Tier 1 (medium) of the new 3-tier system.

What this means for Norwich

  • you must not socialise in groups larger than six, indoors or outdoors (other than where a legal exemption applies)
  • businesses and venues can continue to operate, in a Covid-secure manner, other than those that remain closed in law
  • certain businesses are required to ensure customers only consume food and drink while seated, and must close between 10pm and 5am
  • businesses and venues selling food for consumption off the premises can continue to do so after 10pm as long as this is through delivery service, click-and-collect or drive-through
  • schools and universities remain open
  • places of worship remain open, subject to the rule of six.
  • weddings and funerals can go ahead with restrictions on numbers of attendees
  • exercise classes and organised sport can continue to take place outdoors, or indoors if the rule of six is followed.

Alert levels, what they mean and the rules that apply in each level

Check the alert level of any area by a postcode search




NHS & Wellbeing Support Links

Support from Norwich City Council: C-19-Resource-pack-v1.1

NHS Official support website:

HM Government advice website:

Mental health support from Mind:

Mental health support from the Mental Health Foundation:

Stress and anxiety app

Stress and anxiety app

Local support

Norwich has a wealth of support from local providers below are some of the key partners and documents we are aware of that might be helpful as reference in the current situation.