The following briefing by The Revd Gethin Rhys, Policy Officer of Cytûn/Churches together in Wales is cross-posted, with permission, from the Cytûn website.
Gethin reminds readers that every effort has been made to verify the accuracy of this information, but it should not be relied upon for the purposes of legal advice.
The latest Regulations
It is now lawful to arrange to reopen places of worship. In accordance with Regulation 12 of The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 2) (Wales) Regulations 2020: in the context of COVID-19 the principal additional legal duty of the ‘person’ (which can be a body such as a PCC) responsible for the building is to: