Priority supermarket deliveries

To access the priority supermarket delivery scheme, you must meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Unable to access food because you are self-isolating at home due to exposure to COVID-19 (or suspected exposure in the absence of verification through testing)
  • Unable to access food because you are staying at home as much as possible due to pre-existing health conditions. Includes those who are:
    • Aged 70 or older
    • Pregnant
    • Have one of the following conditions:
    • Lung conditions, such as asthma, COPD, emphysema or bronchitis
    • Heart disease, such as heart failure
    • Chronic kidney disease
    • Liver disease, such as hepatitis
    • Conditions affecting the brain and nerves, such as Parkinson's disease, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis (MS), a learning disability or cerebral palsy
    • Diabetes
    • Problems with your spleen – for example, sickle cell disease, or if you've had your spleen removed
    • A weakened immune system as the result of conditions such as HIV and AIDS, or medicines such as steroid tablets or chemotherapy
    • Being very overweight (having a BMI of 40 or above)
    • People unable to access food due to COVID-19 impact on food delivery
  • If you are disabled or have a long-term health condition (e.g. neurological conditions, mental health issues, physical disabilities, the blind and partially sighted etc.) and rely on food delivery via supermarkets or support networks, which may have been cut off due to increased delivery demand and/or your support network self-isolating/distancing.

 

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