Keeping you safe when you shop in our stores

Colleagues In Store Wearing Face Coverings

Covid-related restrictions are in place, so please still be careful when you’re shopping. Find out the changes we’ve made so you can feel safe when visiting your local Co-op.

Store changes

Social distancing

Social distancing

We ask customers in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland to respect people's space, while in Wales 2m social distancing is in place . Hand sanitiser and cleaning stations are available in every store for you to use.

Face coverings in store

Face coverings

With government rules in place across the UK, you must wear a face covering in all our stores, unless you're exempt. We're asking all our customers to do this to help keep everybody safe.

Changes to your shop

Co-op shopping bag

Helping communities shop for each other

We’ve made it easier for those staying at home to pay for and get their essentials delivered with our Community Shopping Scheme. You can purchase or top up our Community Shopping Card by calling 0800 029 4592. Friends, family or volunteers can use this to do your shopping in store.

Making payments

Making payments

Contactless card payments limits have been increased to £100, making it easier and safer to buy items.

Supporting local communities

Working together

We all need to pull together as restrictions continue to affect our lives. Find out how we’re supporting local communities and those who are still vulnerable due to coronavirus.

Find out more

Our new Co-op Membership gives a helping hand to you and your community

When Co-op Members buy selected Co-op branded products and services, we give 2p for every pound spent to local communities. This is split between the Local Community Fund and the Community Partnerships Fund.

Join us

Find out more about membership