New Covid-19 Restrictions Anncounced
New Covid-19 measures have been announced for the country following an increase in cases over the past few days.
All measures are in place for the next three and half weeks until September 13th.
⏺ All businesses should facilitate remote working where possible
⏺ All visits to homes will be limited to six people from outside the home from no more than 3 households both indoors and outdoors
⏺ Outdoor gatherings will be limited to 15 people
⏺ Restaurants and cafes can remain open with mandatory restrictions on closing times of 11:30pm
⏺ Sports events and matches will revert to behind closed doors with strict avoidance of social gatherings before and after events
⏺ Indoor and outdoor training should follow the six indoor and 15 outdoor guidance
⏺ Public transport should be avoided where possible
⏺ People aged over 70 should limit their interactions to a small network of people
⏺ Face coverings should be worn when people from different households share a car journey
✅ The additional measures already in place for Kildare, Laois & Offaly continue to apply until midnight on Sunday