Amended: Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) Regulations 2020

07 August 2021

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) Regulations 2020 are amended from the 7th August 2021 so that no alert level applies to Wales. As a result

there are no specific limits on the number of people who can gather together, including in private homes and in public places;

there are no specific limits on the number of people that may attend regulated events at any time;

there are no requirements for any particular types of businesses or services to close.

persons notified by a contact tracer that they have had close contact with a person who has tested positive for coronavirus no longer have to isolate if they are under 18 or have been vaccinated 14 days prior to contact.

face coverings in indoor public areas of premises where food or drink is sold for consumption on the premises is no longer required.

Please see our coronavirus document for an overview of further legislation relating to the Coronavirus.

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