Receive no more than 4 visitors a day. Visit no more than 1 household a day.
Do a self-test before visiting others or receiving visitors.
Work from home, unless that is not possible.
Wear a face mask where this is required or advised.
|Shops and groceries|
Non-essential shops (such as clothing shops and garden centres) can open until 17:00.
Essential shops (such as supermarkets) can open until 20:00.
|Food and drink/events|
Restaurants, cafés and bars are closed, except for takeaway and delivery.
Events are not permitted. Exceptions: funerals, weekly markets and professional sports matches (no spectators).
All educational institutions are open for lessons and lectures.
Both indoor and outdoor sports are permitted (no spectators).
Indoor sports facilities: coronavirus entry pass and proof of identity are required (18 and over).
Group lessons and sports matches and competitions within a club are permitted (no spectators)
|Artistic and cultural activities and recreation|
Theatres, cinemas, museums, concert venues, zoos, amusement parks and saunas are closed to the public.
Cultural activities (such as music lessons and dance) are permitted (no audience). Coronavirus entry pass is required indoors and outdoors (18 and over).
Hairdressers, nailtechnicians and others in contact-based professions can open until 17:00.
|Extra face mask rules|
Wear a face mask at outdoor places where it is difficult to keep 1.5 meters apart (such as shopping streets).
Wear a face mask at the workplace when moving around and wherever it is difficult to keep 1.5 meters apart.
At MBO, HBO and university when moving around and when seated.
You are advised to wear a disposable face mask and not a homemade or fabric face mask.
You do not need to self-quarantine after close contact with a person who has coronavirus if you had a booster vaccination at least 1 week ago.
You do not need to self-quarantine after close contact with a person who has coronavirus if you tested positive less than 8 weeks ago.
You must self-quarantine in all other cases.
Special rules are being worked on for people in certain jobs.
Wash: Wash your hands often. Cough and sneeze into your elbow.
Distance: Stay 1,5 metres apart. Don't shake hands.
Test: COVID-19 symptoms? Stay at home and get tested, even if you are fully vaccinated.
Ventilate: Ensure a good flow of fresh air indoors.