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Information for leaders

Leaders are required to follow this five step process, where you’ll be guided through all of the information you need to know to get your section back together safely.

This page supports leaders through the process of returning to face-to-face Scouts activities and moving between levels as the situation changes.

Commissioners, Executives and Approvers

Checklists, local and national restrictions guidance and keeping buildings safe.
Read the advice


How we’ll keep your child as safe as possible.
Read the measures we are taking

Working safely with the public

Advice on campsites, activity centres, events and premises.
Read the guidance

Tools to help with your risk assessments:

COVID-19 Risk Assessment templates:

COVID-19 Risk Assessment examples:

The below are three examples of how to fill out the COVID-19 restart risk assessment templates.

COVID-19 safety materials

Now available: a selection of materials to help members follow COVID-19 safety guidelines. Choose from banners, posters, floor vinyls and more.

Head to the Scouts brand centre to access the materials >