Fighting the coronavirus - current rules UPDATE

Polish Government is fighting the coronavirus. Important! From October 17, Lublin will be included in the red zone.
In order for us all to stop the spread of the epidemic, we must follow current instructions.

In respect of red zones, the Polish government restrictions have been modified as follows (as of October, 17):

  • Public transport continues to operate. However, on a bus, tram or subway only half the seats can be occupied.
  • All restaurants, cafés or bars are open from 6:00 a.m. to 9 p.m. After 9:00 p.m. restaurants, cafés or bars may only provide takeaway services.
  • From October, 15, 2020, on workdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., only people over 60 years old may do shopping, go to pharmacies and post offices (senior hours).
  • Sport events will take place without the participation of supporters.
  • Gyms, swimming pools, fitness and dance clubs are closed until further notice.
  • From October, 17, 2020  public meetings up to 10 people will be allowed  but covering nose and mouth or keeping 2-metre-distance is mandatory.
  • From October, 19, 2020 organising family meetings such as weddings and funeral receptions will be prohibited.
  • There is still an obligation to wear masks in the whole country in shops, churches, cinemas, restaurants, public transport, offices, public institutions, post offices, gyms, fitness clubs, public areas etc.

NOTE: Wherever you go, please keep social distance and check if any special sanitary rules are required. Failure to comply with the above-mentioned rules will result in getting fines.


    Iwona Beksiak
    Date of addition
    16 October 2020

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