Minister for Health extends the period of effect of the COVID-19 Face Coverings Regulations

8 February 2022

The mandatory requirement to wear face coverings for SPSV travel has been extended.

The Minister for Health has made further Regulations extending the period of effect of the Health Act 1947 (Section 31A – Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Face Coverings in Small Public Service Vehicles and Certain Premises) Regulations 2020 (S.I. No. 569 of 2020). These Regulations shall now remain in effect until the 28th day of February 2022.

To view the amending Regulations, cited as the Health Act 1947 (Section 31a – Temporary Restrictions) (Covid-19) (Extension of Period of Effect) Regulations 2022, please click here.