Support during Covid-19 outbreak
Time to plan for reopening.
Here we'll keep you up to date with all the latest Government-led Covid-19 initiatives that may be able to support your business through this time.
HMRC Coronavirus helpline
0300 456 3565
We'll continue to update this page with all the latest news and how it might affect your business, so please do bookmark this page and check back.
General guidelines given at the beginning of Covid Lockdown
For more information on these updates, please visit Gov.uk based on your region.
Latest Government Updates - Sunday 10th May 2020
As of May 11th, those who are unable to work from home in industries such as construction or manufacturing should return to work, if social distancing can be maintained.
As of May 13th, unlimited outdoor exercise and leisure activities with members of your own household are encouraged.
Further stages and the details behind them to be announced on the 11th May. These timelines will be subject to the Covid Alert Level.
For more information, please see the PM's full address to the nation here.
Useful Online Resources
Useful Guides & Resources
Your ‘Back-to-Business 101’
‘I’m Ready!’ – A new Covid-19 feature from Booksy
Booksy's latest feature lets you create and store multiple consent forms that can be digitally signed by your clients!
Booksy's latest feature give your clients peace of mind when heading back out for their health and beauty treatments.
Reassure your clients: Message templates for reopening
Keep your clients up to date about reopening with our message templates.
Printable opening signs for you to use
and keep your clients informed.
Get ready to up your business game, increase bookings, encourage customer loyalty and reach new audiences!
NEW! Introducing eGiftCards – for your business, powered by Booksy
Be prepared with our latest feature: Health and Safety checklist
This tool will help you easily plan measures to take and showcase to your clients through your Booksy profile.
Say goodbye to loose pieces of paper and unnecessary filing and hello to Booksy Consent Forms ✅
Why Appointments Are More Important Now Than Ever
Tips for taking control of your business and planning for a brighter future.
NEW E-Commerce: The latest revenue driving feature from Booksy
Sell your own products, add upsell
from your services and encourage customer loyalty, all from Booksy!
Be prepared for after Covid-19: Switch from walk-ins
Begin introducing appointments to provide a queueing from home solution.
Start thinking about how you will make your business a safer place, for both you and your clients.
Health + Safety Checklist
for Salons and Barbershops
Feel safe when re-opening: Introduce an online COVID-19 Disclaimer form!
Easily ask clients if they have any possible symptoms of Covid or if their visit may bring any risk to you and your staff.
We've compiled some of our short, handy how-to videos to help you use Booksy features to manage your business and calendar.
For more video guides, you can subscribe to our Youtube channel here.
How to use Social Post Creator
to communicate to your clients
How to set up auto-responders on Facebook
Update your work schedule
Re-open your calendar
How to use waitlist
Set up cancellation fees
Set up Health & Safety rules
How to use 'I'm Ready'
Set up Custom Forms
Set up a Covid-19 Disclaimer Form