Face Covering Exempt Card

If you spot someone carrying a face covering exempt card, please be aware that they have a hidden disability and have a good reason not to wear a face covering. This includes:

A health condition where a face covering would cause difficulty, pain or severe distress or anxiety

They cannot apply a covering and wear it in the proper manner safely and consistently

They need to communicate with someone else who relies on lip reading

For the full list of exemptions, please visit the Scottish Government website