COVID-19 Information for Businesses
If there is a confirmed or suspected COVID-19 case identified at your agency or business, please contact the DCHD Communicable Disease and Epidemiology (CDE) program at (630) 221-7553 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) or (630) 682-7400 after hours for consultation and next steps.
If you are looking for information on how to safely keep your vital business running please contact COVID19business@dupagehealth.org
DCHD Food Facility Guidelines
|Governor Pritzker has ordered all bars and restaurants in Illinois to close for on-site consumption through May 31, 2020. This order applies to all permitted DuPage County food service establishments.|
For additional information, view the guidelines below:
|COVID-19 Social Distancing Guidelines (PDF), March 16, 2020|
|***Due to public health concerns and response activities, we will only be accepting online applications and payments, and we will no longer be able to accept water samples at this time. We will keep you posted when this service can once again be provided***|
The Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has issued the following guidance on consumer protection.
- Guidance to Illinois Banks and Credit Unions Regarding Support for Consumers and Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
- Guidance to Illinois-Licensed Mortgage Servicers and Exempt Mortgage Servicers Urging Support for Borrowers Impacted by COVID-19, Including 90-Day Forbearance
Choose DuPage is committed to assisting and connecting businesses in DuPage County with the resources they need during this time. For a list of business and industry resources related to COVID-19, click here.
IDPH Guidance For Food Facilities
|Workplace Health and Safety Guidance for Employees and Staff of Businesses, April 30, 2020|
|Guidance for Grocery Stores Fact Sheet (PDF), April 2, 2020|
|Recommended Guidance for Preventing Spread of COVID-19 in Grocery Stores (PDF), March 31, 2020|
|COVID-19 Executive Order No. 5 (PDF), March 18, 2020|
|COVID-19 Guidance for Food Service (PDF), March 18, 2020|
|COVID-19 Guidance for Food Establishments Closing-Opening During This Time Period (PDF), March 18, 2020|
State of Illinois COVID-19 Response
|FAQ for Businesses Concerning Use of Face-Coverings (PDF), May 11, 2020|
|Essential Businesses & Operations Frequently Asked Questions (PDF), May 6, 2020|
|Resources for Businesses|
Provides education and outreach materials available during the COVID-19 crisis.
COVID-19 Informational Presentation Request
If you are interested in having a Health Department staff member provide an informational presentation about COVID-19 for your business, please fill out the Presentation Request Form.