Coronavirus advice

Stay at home for 7 days if you have either: a high temperature and/or a new continuous cough. Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. You do not need to contact 111.

For more information about when to call 111 and advice about staying at home...

Coronavirus guidance and updates

Coronavirus updates for businesses in East Northamptonshire

Health Protection

Relaxation of rules to allow pubs and restaurants to operate as takeaways

Guide for food businesses


Central Licensing Administration Unit

After careful consideration, and following the latest advice on social distancing, the Central Licensing Administration Unit, based at ENC, has suspended ‘face-to-face’ service until further notice.

For any licensing queries, please do not present in person to our offices as you will not be seen by a licensing administrator. If you require any guidance about an application process, please email

Due to the face-to-face nature of new applications for private hire and hackney carriage driver applications, ENC have currently suspended any processing of these new applications and you should email

The decision remains under review and updates around the Licensing Unit will be published as soon as possible.

More information

  1. Coronavirus updates for residents in East Northamptonshire
  2. Coronavirus updates for businesses in East Northamptonshire (you are here)
  3. Coronavirus updates for community and volunteer groups in East Northamptonshire