Dublin City and County will enter Level 3 of Covid-19 restrictions from midnight tonight for the next three weeks.
To help you, I have put the list below of the restrictions.
The spread of Covid-19 is a challenge for everyone, some people might find it more worrying than others and I know this from talking to residents. You are not alone.
Please keep safe and remember that I’m here if I can be of assistance to you and your family.
🟦 DOMESTIC TRAVEL
🔵 People are not permitted to leave Dublin.
🔵 People are only permitted to leave the Dublin for work, education and other essential purposes, if appropriate.
🔵 Walk or cycle where possible.
🔵 Public transport capacity will be limited to 50% – Public transport for essential workers and essential purposes only.
🔵 Face coverings must be worn.
🟦 MUSEUMS, GALLERIES AND OTHER CULTURAL ATTRACTIONS
🔵 All venues closed.
🔵 Libraries will be available for e-services and call and collect.
🔵 Work from home unless absolutely necessary to attend in person.
🟦 SCHOOLS, EARLY LEARNING AND CHILDCARE SERVICES, ADULT AND HIGHER EDUCATION
🔵 Schools and crèches are open with protective measures.
🔵 Further, higher and adult education to go online as far as possible.
🟦 OUTDOOR PLAYGROUNDS , PLAY AREAS AND PARKS
🔵 All remain open with protective measures in place.
🟦 RETAIL AND SERVICES (FOR EXAMPlE: HAIRDRESSERS, BEAUTICIANS, BARBERS)
🔵 Open with protective measures in place.
🟦 BARS, CAFÉS AND RESTAURANTS (INCLUDING HOTEL RESTAURANTS AND BARS)
🔵 Outdoor restaurants only and for take-away and delivery.
🟦 WET PUBS (PUBS THAT DON’T SERVE FOOD)
🔵 Wet pubs will remain closed.
🟦 NIGHTCLUBS, DISCOS AND CASINOS
🔵Nightclubs, discos and casinos will remain closed.
🔵 No exercise or dance classes etc.
🔵 Individual training only.
🔵 Non contact training only in pods of up to 15 (exemption for professional/elite/inter-county sports/senior club championship).
Matches and events:
🔵 No matches or events to take place.
(Exemption: professional/elite/inter-county/club championship/horse-racing can take place behind closed doors.
🔵 Gyms/leisure centres/swimming pools can open with protective measures, for individual training only.
🟦 SOCIAL AND FAMILY GATHERINGS
In your home or garden:
🔵 Visitors from 1 other household only.
🟦 ORGANISED INDOOR GATHERINGS
Outside your home or garden:
🔵 No social or family gatherings should take place in other settings outside your home or garden.
🔵 These are controlled environments with a named event organiser, owner or manager. For example: business, training events, conferences, events in theatres and cinemas or other arts events (excluding sport).
🟦 ORGANISED OUTDOOR GATHERINGS
These are controlled environments with a named event organiser, owner or manager. For example: outdoor Arts events, training events.
🔵 Gatherings of up to 15 people can take place.
🔵 No organised indoor gatherings should take place.
🟦 RELIGIOUS SERVICES
🔵 Services move online. Places of worship remain open for private prayer
🔵 Up to 25 people can attend a wedding ceremony and reception.
🔵 There will be an exception for weddings this weekend. The reduction from 50 to 25 guests will not come into effect until Monday.
🔵 Up to 25 mourners can attend.
🟦 HOTELS AND ACCOMMODATION
🔵 Open but services limited to residents.
🔵 Face coverings must be worn
🟦 THOSE AGED 70 AND THE MEDICALLY VULNERABLE
🔵 Those aged 70 years and over and the medically vulnerable should exercise judgement regarding the extent to which they engage with others and in activities outside home.
🟦 LONG-TERM RESIDENTIAL CARE FACILITIES (NURSING AND CARE HOMES)
🔵 Suspended, aside from critical and compassionate circumstances.
Arbour Hill, Ballybough, Broadstone, Church Street, City Centre, Clonliffe Road, Constitution Hill, Drumcondra, East Wall, Fine Gael, Grangegorman, Markets, Montpelier, North Circular Road, North Strand, North Wall, Phibsborough, Quays, Rathdown Road, Smithfield, Stoneybatter
Fine Gael Councillor - North Inner City
Leader, Fine Gael, Dublin City Council
Chair, Urban Form & Planning Strategic Policy Committee