Nearly all restrictions in Ireland due to end by October 22 2 weeks ago

Nearly all restrictions in Ireland due to end by October 22

Freedom day, anyone?

Nearly all restrictions in Ireland are expected to end by October 22.

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RTÉ News reports that plans set to go before Cabinet tomorrow detail October 22 as the date when almost all Covid-19 restrictions will be lifted.

From September 6, indoor venues will be permitted to use 60% of their capacity for people who are fully vaccinated, while outdoor venues can use up to 75% capacity for those who are vaccinated.

It is expected that mask wearing will still be necessary in certain settings.

This comes as public transport will return to 100% capacity later this week. It is also expected that a phased return to office work will commence later this month.

The Cabinet will examine this proposed plan tomorrow, where an official announcement will be made.