- 17 November 2020
The First Minster has announced Glasgow will move to Level 4 from 6pm on Friday 20 November for three weeks
What are the new measures?
Find out what Level 4 Measures mean - https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-protection-levels/pages/protection-level-4/
What financial support is there?
Information on the strategic framework fund for business is available at https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-strategic-framework-business-fund/
In addition to this grant support, the FM has today announced the Scottish Government is establishing a £30 million discretionary fund, an additional £15 million for newly self-employed people who have not been able to access other forms of support and an additional £15 million to help with the community and social impact of a move to level 4. More details of these funds will be made available shortly.
What are the restrictions on travel?
The travel guidance will become law from Friday. You can read the guidance at https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-on-travel-and-transport/
What is the background to these decisions?
You can read the background at https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-allocation-of-levels-to-local-authorities-17-november-2020/
The first ministers statement is available at https://www.gov.scot/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-update-first-ministers-statement-tuesday-17-november-2020/