5. Vehicle cleaning

Ensure vehicles are cleaned regularly, particularly between different users. Clean commonly touched areas in vehicles including:

  • handles (inside and out)
  • steering wheel and starter button
  • centre touchscreen and stereo
  • handbrake and gearstick
  • keys and key fob
  • indicators and wiper stalks
  • windows, mirrors and mirror switches, seat adjusters and any other controls

Ensure that people practice good hygiene before and after using the vehicle. Provide hand sanitiser where necessary.

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This page is reviewed regularly and updated to reflect any changes in the guidance.

Page last reviewed: 31 March 2021

Next review due: 30 April 2021

Updated 2021-03-31