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Food: Coronavirus

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 136520, tabled on 12 January 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the food outlet/restaurant setting category of the covid-19 incident report differentiates between incidents in indoor eating and take-out outlets.

Answered on

19 January 2021

Public Health England’s weekly flu and COVID-19 surveillance report does not differentiate between incidents in indoor eating and take-out outlets.

The food outlet/restaurant categories include café, restaurant, fast food, supermarket, pub, catered event, bar, food manufacturer/distributor, members’ club and market.

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Department of Health and Social Care