The country on Saturday dropped a requirement of wearing face masks outdoors and restaurants were allowed to serve food outdoors.

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced last month an extensive easing of curbs. He told reporters: “I daresay the worst is behind us in terms of infections.”

Morawiecki said at the time that by the end of May, all children should be able to return to school, and events such as weddings with up to 50 people will be allowed.

Polish shopping malls, DIY stores, museums and art galleries were allowed to reopen last week.

The country also brought forward the reopening of cinemas, theatres, concert halls and cultural institutions by one week, to May 21.

Indoor dining, indoor sports facilities and swimming pools will be allowed to reopen with capacity restrictions one day earlier than planned on May 28.

  • The government is loosening some of the restrictions during the pandemic. The changes come into effect on May 15
  • The obligation to cover the mouth and nose in open spaces will disappear
  • They will be able to operate under the cloud, among others gastronomy, cultural and sports institutions

From Saturday to June 5 this year. more people will be able to travel by public collective transport. This means that, for example, on a train, bus or tram, 100 percent will be available. seats or 50 percent. the number of all seats and standing places, while leaving at least 50 percent in the vehicle. unoccupied seats.

Also, from Saturday to June 5, no more than half of the seats will be able to travel by car for transporting more than seven people and no more than nine including the driver.

Cultural homes and centers, community centers, educational and animation activities conducted by open-air cultural institutions are possible while maintaining the sanitary regime.

You will have to wait until May 21 for unfrozen cultural activities inside buildings.

Poland on Friday reported 3,288 new coronavirus infections and 289 more deaths, bringing the country’s total number of cases during the pandemic to 2,849,014 and fatalities to 71,311.

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