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

01 March 2021

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 5) (Wales) Regulations 2020 are amended from 27 February and 1 March 2021, as follows:

1 March 2021:

The definition of indoor premises has been updated to refer to regulation 3 of the Smoke-free Premises and Vehicles (Wales) Regulations 2020 (it previously referred to regulation 2 of the Smoke-free Premises etc. (Wales) Regulations 2007).

Temporary modifications (applicable until the end of 12 March 2021) have been made to the restrictions and requirements applying to an Alert Level 4 area under Schedule 4 to the principal Regulations, permitting premises in which civil marriage ceremonies and the formation of civil partnerships may take place to open to the public, to the extent that this is required for the purposes of the solemnisation of a marriage, formation of civil partnership or alternative wedding ceremony at the premises.

27 February 2021:

A household in an Alert Level 4 area that comprises of 1 or more children and no adults (for example, a 17 year old living alone) is permitted to form an extended household with another household.

Temporary modifications (applicable until the end of 12 March 2021) have been made to the restrictions and requirements applying to an Alert Level 4 area under Schedule 4 to the Principal Regulations, permitting a household that has 1 or more children under the age of 1 to form an extended household with another household.

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

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