This advice has been prepared in response to the concerns in the events industry and is correct at the time of publication. As the situation around coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to change, this advice is specifically for the events industry and is based on current Scottish Government guidelines.
Here you will find:
1. Current situation
Updated 1 May
All COVID-19 rules and restrictions have been lifted in Scotland. However, the virus has not gone away. Use the ‘COVID-19 Sense’ to help protect yourself and others.
Visit the Scottish Government Coronavirus in Scotland website for more information on the lifting of restrictions.
Visit the Scottish Government website to view the guidance for businesses and workplaces on reducing the risk of COVID-19 and supporting staff and customers.
Visit the Scottish Government website to view the Coronavirus (COVID-19): Scotland’s Strategic Framework.
A number of funding opportunities have been available to event-related businesses.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) has had a major impact on sporting, cultural and business events. As part of our work to support the events sector throughout it, we undertook both workshops and surveys to gather inside and intelligence on the ongoing issues faced by the sector.
Take a look at our insights for further results from our industry surveys on the Research and Insights section of this website.
In collaboration with the EIAG, we commissioned a research project with Wavehill Social and Economic Research to understand how events contribute to Scotland’s wellbeing and identify measures for wellbeing impacts.