Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 2) (Wales) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2020

27 July 2020

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 2) (Wales) Regulations 2020 are amended from Monday 27 July 2020 to:

(a) permit the opening of crematoriums (in all circumstances), indoor cinemas, nail and beauty salons, massage parlours, establishments providing tanning services, body piercings, tattooing, electrolysis or acupuncture, amusement arcades, museums, galleries and archive services (but as above, the requirement to take all reasonable measures to minimise the risk of exposure to coronavirus on the premises will apply);

(b) require passengers travelling on public transport services to wear a face covering, subject to exceptions which are listed, and making provision for the enforcement of this duty;

(c) relax the restriction on gatherings to allow a wider range of activities relating to the sale and letting of residential property, such as viewings of occupied properties.

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

 


 

The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (No. 2) (Wales) Regulations 2020 are amended from Saturday 25 July 2020 to:

permit underground visitor attractions to open, but the persons responsible for the premises will be required to take all reasonable measures to minimise the risk of exposure to coronavirus on the premises;

remove the requirement to close holiday accommodation that is not self-contained (but again the requirement to take all reasonable measures to minimise the risk of exposure to coronavirus on the premises will apply);

remove the requirement imposed on individuals to work from home where reasonably practicable;

clarify that a reasonable excuse for gathering with other persons may include accessing any public services and childcare, as well as taking part in supervised children’s recreation.

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

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