Christmas measures in Valencia: the Generalitat extends the restrictions till January 15 with exceptions within the holidays

The Valencian Group will prolong till January 15, 2021 the mobility and assembly restrictions to cease the unfold of coronavirus, though it raises exceptions for 5 days of the Christmas events.

Particularly, the perimeter confinement of the Valencian Group can be lifted, the utmost variety of individuals in household gatherings can be prolonged to 10 and the night time curfew will start at one thirty within the morning. These exceptions will happen between December 23, 24, 25, 26 and 31 and January 1.

This was introduced this Saturday by the President of the Generalitat, Ximo Puig, who has given a press convention accompanied by the Minister of Well being, Ana Barceló, after the assembly of the Interdepartmental Desk for Prevention and Motion earlier than the Covid-19.

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At the moment, the Valencian Group is the Spanish autonomy with the positivity price of the coronavirus highest in Spain, with 14.36 p.c, which just about multiplies by two the nationwide common, which is 8.42 p.c. As well as, in two months it has gone from being peninsular autonomy with an incidence of Covid-19 lowest to be the eighth Spanish area and exceed the nationwide common for the primary time because the pandemic started. Particularly, it has an incidence of 232.64 positives per 100,000 inhabitants; whereas the nationwide common is 231.11 instances.

On this state of affairs, the councilor Barceló has admitted that within the Valencian Group «it’s taking so much to attain this descent», mobility and capability restrictions have been prolonged and new ones have been applied to cut back the curve of the Covid-19.

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These are the brand new measures or that can be maintained till January 15 within the Valencian Group to cease the coronavirus:

Household and social gatherings

Household and social gatherings can be restricted to six individuals in private and non-private areas till January 15. Nevertheless, the utmost variety of individuals at household reunions could also be elevated on December 24, 25, 26 and 31 and January 1. Thus, a most of ten family members or shut individuals. Nevertheless, the Generalitat recommends that these gatherings be saved inside the identical group of coexistence, in addition to that the 2 teams of coexistence usually are not exceeded within the conferences.

Perimeter confinement

The restriction to enter or depart the Valencian Group is prolonged till January 15, aside from justified trigger reminiscent of going to the job.

There can be Christmas exceptions on December 23, 24, 25 and 31 and January 1, when the perimeter confinement of the Valencian autonomy can be lifted and the motion of residents to different territories which can be the same old place of residence of family members can be allowed or shut individuals.


The restriction of night time mobility between midnight and 6 within the morning continues till January 15.

Nevertheless, on December 24, 25 and 31 and January 1, the curfew can be prolonged till half previous one within the morning to permit citizenship to return house. Due to this fact, on these dates, night time mobility can be restricted from one thirty to 6 within the morning.

Inns and eating places

The capability will stay at 30 p.c contained in the premises and at 50 p.c on the terraces. As well as, the premises should shut at midnight and won’t be able to obtain orders after eleven. The occupation of the tables or teams can be a most of six individuals.

On December 24, 25, 26 and 31 and January 1, the closing can be delayed at one within the morning, with out having the ability to settle for orders after twelve thirty at night time. On these dates, the tables of members of the family and associates could also be of a most of ten individuals.


Occasions or actions with a big focus of individuals can’t exceed the 150 individuals, together with the organizers, or exceed the capability of fifty p.c of the premises, whether or not open air or indoors. Cultural occasions which can be within the unusual program, as within the case of theaters, film theaters, live shows or exhibitions, is not going to be thought of a part of these occasions.

Parks and recreation areas

The playgrounds and out of doors recreation areas will stay open from seven within the morning till eleven at night time.

Non-professional sport

Non-professional sports activities coaching or competitions held in sports activities services could have a Most public capability of thirty p.c.

Sporting occasions, coaching classes or competitions held in pure areas could not take part greater than 150 individuals. The bodily and sporting exercise practiced outdoors the scope of sports activities video games, maintains the present regulation, however will permit using altering rooms, though not of showers. Within the out of doors exercise, the teams must be thirty individuals.

In swimming pools, the capability can be thirty p.c in these which can be closed and fifty p.c in these which can be open air. Altering rooms can be allowed however not showers.

Horseback driving

Might be allowed you trip static in locations the place entry might be managed, making certain compliance with hygiene requirements towards coronavirus. Horseback driving in transport automobiles may even be licensed, avoiding crowds and recommending that the inhabitants watch the parade from the balconies. Presents is probably not thrown on public roads.

As well as, native occasions could not exceed the capability limits of fifty p.c and a most of 150 individuals.

San Silvestre Race

You won’t be able to rejoice typical standard races, reminiscent of San Silvestre.

Avenue markets

In markets or markets for non-sedentary gross sales, there’s a capability of fifty p.c of stalls or the area equal to this can be elevated. On this measure, there’s a novelty, since within the occasion that the area can’t be expanded, so as to not remove positions it’s attainable to control the capability of tourists and scale back it to fifty p.c.

The identical will apply to honest actions and amusement parks.

Tour guides

Tour guides could have teams of a most of fifteen individuals open air and ten indoors, together with the information.


In bigger facilities, for individuals with useful variety or with psychological well being issues, the measures will rely upon the decision of the issue. Vice Presidency and the Division of Equality and Inclusive Insurance policies.



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