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Face Covering Exemption Cards

Posted on July 25th, 2020

You do not need to wear a face covering if you have a legitimate reason not to. This includes not being able to wear one due to:

  • disability, learning disability or if you are autistic
  • lunch and breathing conditions
  • physical or mental illness
  • severe distress
  • supporting someone who uses lip reading
  • needing to eat, drink or take medication

There are printable cards on the PDF below. You can print them off and keep one with you if required.

Face Covering Exemption Cards

The British Heart Foundation have an article with some more information that you can find here.

If you would like a picture you can store on your phone then there are a rules image and then 3 other images you can download and save below depending on which you require;

Face Covering Exemption Rules (Phone Version)

Face Covering Exemption Image – (Phone Version)

Face Covering Exemption Image – Carer (Phone Version)

Face Covering Exemption Image – Parent (Phone Version)


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