Details Of The New Public Health Measures Announced

Dear Members and Residents,

Your quick guide to the changes announced earlier this evening.

From 4 May

Construction   All construction can restart

From 10 May

Travel    You can travel between counties in Ireland

Visitors to your garden    Maximum of 3 households or 6 people from any number of households

Outdoor gatherings   

Maximum 15 people

Outdoor training   

Maximum 15 people


Click and collect services can resume, in store by appointment only

Personal services (hairdressers, barbers, beauticians)    Can reopen for customers with appointments only

Galleries, museums, libraries and other cultural attractions  Can reopen


Maximum 50 mourners at service. No other events to take place


Maximum 50 guests at service. Maximum 6 guests at indoor reception or 15 outdoors

Public transport   

Public transport will run at 50 percent capacity

Vaccine bonus    If you are vaccinated – you can visit other households indoors

From 17 May

Retail    All retail can reopen

From 2 June (subject to the public health situation at the time)

Accommodation services (hotels, B&Bs, self-catering and hostels) Can reopen but services must be restricted to overnight guests and residents

From 7 June (subject to the public health situation at the time)

Visitors    You can have visitors from one other household inside your home

Restaurants and bars    Outdoor services can resume with groups limited to 6 people


Maximum guests at reception increases to 25

Outdoor sports matches Can be played but with no spectators

Gyms, swimming pools, leisure centres   

Can reopen for individual training only

Full details of the new public health measures can be found HERE