On Tuesday 21 December, the First Minister provided an update to the Scottish Parliament on COVID-19 and related restrictions. This reiterated the increasing challenge posed by the Omicron variant, the priority being placed on supporting the vaccine and booster programme, and the need for businesses to strengthen compliance with protection measures.

 As part of the update the First Minister also confirmed enhanced measures will be put in place for up to three weeks from 27th December 2021 for ‘indoor contact sport for adults’. These measures include:

 Indoor Contact Sport (adults)

Professional and/or elite indoor contact sport with approved plans and protocols in place may continue with training and competition.  For further information regarding professional/elite sport please refer to the relevant section in Return to Competitions and Events .

 Stay Home, Stay Safe

For the three-week period, Scottish Government advises that people stay at home as much as possible, keep contacts to a minimum; and keep New Year gatherings as small as your family circumstances allow.  Further Scottish Government guidance is available at Coronavirus in Scotland - gov.scot


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