The official advice from the first minister is that “you should only travel to essential work if that cannot be done at home.”  

Guidance issued to councils set out a broad definition of “key workers” in three main categories covering professions such as health and care workers; fire, police, prisons, social workers; those supporting our critical national infrastructure; all workers without whom there could be a significant impact on Scotland’s ability to perform essential tasks. 

The Council’s Public Transport Unit, in partnership with existing taxi and bus contract operators, have responded to community needs and are working together to ensure currently more than 70 people (a number which continues to grow) can get to their workplaces, many of which are in rural areas.

For a full breakdown of this please see PKC website’s FAQs on Coronavirus And Schools >>>

In addition to this, the Scottish government has issued a list of retailers which are / are not allowed to stay open.