The current guidance – Cinemas – keeping workers and customers safe during COVID-19 (V5.1, 10 August 2021) – can be found here.

This guidance document was prepared by the UK Cinema Association in line with general guidance published by the UK Government here and in particular guidance for events and attractions here. Other UK Government safer working guidance that may be relevant for cinemas includes that for restaurants, pubs, bars, nightclubs and take-away services here.

Public health is devolved in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales; all of the above guidance should be considered alongside local public health and safety requirements and legislation in those nations.

Separate guidance on cultural venues – including cinemas – in Wales can be found here.

Counterpart guidance for culture and heritage destinations – including cinemas – in Northern Ireland can be found here.