Obligation to wear face masks effective as of 21st October 2020


The government has extended the requirement of wearing face masks starting from tomorrow, October 21: Face masks are mandatory in all indoor areas but also outdoor locations where people are less than 2 meters apart. 

If you are in nature or the countryside and there’s nobody around, you don’t have to wear a mask. Also, face masks are not required during outdoor sports activities.

Face masks are mandatory for drivers and passengers in cars and other vehicles.

An exception from wearing masks outdoors and in a car is given to the members of the same family or household.

All previously announced measures remain valid. 

Measures of the Ministry of Health

The official wording of this government measure will be delivered asap here.

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