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The Coronavirus Act 2020.

England

The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020 - restrictions on movement and gathering. They revoke the previous regulations. They contain wide restrictions on conduct, apply to England only and will remain force for six months.​

The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Amendment Regulations 2020 - one of the most important changes is the addition of the words "be outside of" to regulation 6(1). Here is the Explanatory Note

The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020.

Wales

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (Wales) Regulations 2020.

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2020.

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020. Here is the Explanatory Note

Guidance

Staying alert and safe (social distancing) 11 May 2020.

College of Policing latest frontline policing updates.

College of Policing Guidance on the Coronavirus Act 2020: police working with health professionals to make people safer and save lives.

Crown Prosecution Service, College of Policing and National Police Chiefs Council Guidance on what constitutes a reasonable excuse to leave the place where you live.

College of Policing and National Police Chiefs Guidance on policing the pandemic – possible Bank Holiday weekend issues

Guidance on Further Premises to Close.