The ‘5 People Rule’: PHASE 2
What you can do?
- The ‘5 people rule’: small-group social gatherings are allowed, but safe distancing/ mask on is still necessary. This also applies to visitation for houses.
- Food and beverage dine-in will be allowed, but live music, television, and video screenings will not be allowed in all F&B outlets at this stage.
- Gyms, playgrounds, beaches, lawns and fields, stadia, swimming complexes, sports halls, hard courts, fitness studios, bowling centres and function rooms are opened. This applies to similar facilities in private settings such as condominiums and clubs.
- Retail businesses can reopen their physical.
- Liquor sales and consumption must cease at 10.30pm.
- All healthcare services can resume, including eldercare services in the community.
- Face-to-face visits at elderly residential facilities, including nursing and welfare homes,
- Larger public venues with high human traffic such as malls will be subject
to capacity limits.
- Personal health and wellness, and home-based services will also be allowed
to resume, including massages and spas.
- Pet care and training will be allowed.
- Registered clubs and societies will be allowed to operate at their registered premises.
- Wedding solemnisations may take place with up to 10 people at home and at the Registry of Marriages and Registry of Muslim Marriages, excluding the solemniser.
- Up to 20 people may be present at any one time for wakes and funerals,
up from 10 people currently.
- Students from all levels will return to school daily from June 29. Institutes of higher learning will gradually increase the number of students back on campus.
- Tuition and other private enrichment classes can resume, except singing or
voice training classes.
- Financial institutions will also be allowed to resume in-person meetings with their customers on an appointment basis.
- Property viewings and car test drives will be allowed.
What remains closed?
- A small number of activities where large numbers of people are likely to come into close contact, often in enclosed spaces, and for prolonged periods of time, will not yet be allowed.
- These include:
- Religious services and congregations.
- Large cultural venues such as libraries and museums.
- Large-scale events and venues, such as conferences, exhibitions, concerts and trade fairs; and entertainment venues such as bars, nightclubs, karaoke outlets, cinemas, theatres, and indoor and outdoor attractions.
- Paintball game centres and billiard halls remain closed.