This document can also be found on the official website of UNHCR at: https://www.unhcr.org/. This paper addresses the specific needs and considerations required in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic in different collective facilities and settlements. This guide is structured around three central blocks: 1) physical space recommendations for the mitigation of COVID19 pandemic transmission 2) health protocols and flowcharts for the prevention and response to the COVID-19 pandemic 3) specific considerations for risk groups. This resource is part of the collection "Covid-19 Shelter Guidance". Collections are monitored daily and new content is added.