The Furniture Makers’ Company, working with all the industry’s major trade associations, has pooled together information and advice on dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic for businesses and individuals.

The links below have been sorted by originating body and then catalogued by subject further down the page.

Where possible, we have provided a link directly to the live source, so you always have access to the most up-to-date information.

Please be aware that the dates for downloadable documents relate to the date of publication. Please exercise caution when reading this information as further details may have been released in what is a quickly developing situation and bookmark this page for quick access in the future.

Advice sorted by institution


Protect yourself and others from coronavirus

Employment, financial support and money

Working safely

Businesses and self-employed people

Driving and transport in the UK

Volunteering and offering help

Anti Copying in Design

British Contract Furnishing Association

British Furniture Confederation

British Furniture Manufacturers Association

The British Institute for Kitchen, Bedroom and Bathroom Installation

The Confederation of British Industry

Federation of Small Businesses

The Furniture Industry Research Association

Furniture & Interiors Education, Skills & Training Alliance

Foyne Jones Podcast

The Furniture Makers’ Company

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales


The National Bed Federation

Society of Occupational Medicine

Returning to work risk assessment

UK Business Academy

Advice sorted by theme

Business Advice

Financial advice

Job retention

Mental health and wellbeing

Supporting the NHS

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