5.22 Staff Uniforms

It is safe to launder uniforms at home. If the uniform is changed before leaving work, then transport this home in a disposable plastic bag or a launderable bag. If your role requires you to wear a uniform to and from work, then change as soon as possible when returning home.

Uniforms should be laundered daily, and:

Scottish Government uniform, dress code and laundering policy is available.

Contaminated uniforms and surgical scrubs should be laundered in hospital (dedicated laundry) facilities as per local policies.