News COVID-19



We are aware that the impact of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 virus is likely to be a cause of serious concern to you, from both a business and a personal perspective.  

The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson held his first live COVID-19 Update on March 16th and has said the following:

Now is the time for everyone to stop non-essential contact with others and to stop all unnecessary travel," the prime minister says.

  • Anyone who lives with someone who has a cough or a temperature should stay at home for 14 days
  • People should start working from home where they possible can
  • Avoid pubs, clubs, theatres and other such social venues
  • Only use the NHS when we really need to

We wanted to reassure you that Harlow & District Chamber of Commerce is here to support you and your business; to help keep you up to date with the latest information; and to signpost you to a range of business solutions.

We are also waiting to hear from the Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, as to what other measures he is proposing to put in place to support the business community during this challenging time.

Our team will remain available to you and continues to connect, support and give voice to every business in Harlow.