Covid self-isolation in England being cut to five full days People will be able to end isolation after negative tests on days five and six from Monday. England cuts Covid self-isolation period to five daysIt's hoped the move will allow people to resume their normal lives once they are no longer infectious. Covid self-isolation in England being cut to five full daysPeople will be able to end isolation after negative tests on days five and six from Monday. Covid isolation cut to five days with negative tests, Sajid Javid confirmsThe isolation period for people with Covid-19 will be cut to five days, the health secretary confirmed today.Sajid Javid said that it was safe to free people from isolation earlier now that the Omicron wave appeared to have peaked.People will be able to r Covid isolation period cut to just five days from next MondayBut people will have to test negative on day six to return to normal life COVID-19: Self-isolation for fully jabbed in England cut from seven days to five, Sajid Javid announcesThe isolation period for fully vaccinated people in England who test positive for COVID will be reduced from seven days to five, the health secretary has announced. Covid isolation period cut to five full days in new rules announced for EnglandHealth Secretary Sajid Javid announced a change to the self-isolation policy in England from Monday - after weeks of pressure to ease a staffing crisis in the NHS COVID-19: Self-isolation period in England cut from seven days to five, Sajid Javid announcesThe health secretary says data shows that around two-thirds of positive cases are no longer infectious by the end of day five and "we want to use the testing capacity that we've built up to help these people leave isolation safely".