The daily updated overview of corona loosening
Last updated on 9. July 2020

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Question Answer
When will childcare be available again? The care of all children is to take place again to the full extent.
When do the primary schools open? After the end of the summer holidays - from 8 August - the schools are to return to normal operation. The distance rule is to be suspended in schools.
When do classes in secondary schools start? After the end of the summer holidays - from 8 August - the schools are to return to normal operation. The distance rule is to be suspended in schools.
When do educational institutions open? The libraries of the Association of Public Libraries in Berlin (VÖBB) have been open again since 11 May with limited lending. VHS courses can be attended from July 1.
When does my university or college open? For the time being, the university courses are being held digitally. Until further notice, emergency attendance will be maintained. Universities can open up for research on campus and also allow administrative activities that require on-site presence. Libraries may reopen for lending.
When can I see the doctor again? There are no restrictions on visits to the doctor. Preventive medical checkups are still recommended. Expectant mothers may be accompanied to the birth by one person.
What do I have to pay attention to in contact with people? As of 30 June, the contact restrictions in Berlin will be lifted, distance and hygiene rules must still be observed.
When do sports clubs and sports fields open? Berlin sports clubs may train. Open-air swimming pools can open. Since June 2, sports can be practiced both inside and outside in groups of up to twelve people. The sports halls will be opened for this purpose. Fitness, dance and ballet studios have also been allowed to open again since 2 June.
What cultural events are possible? Museums may reopen, cinemas may open from 30 June under certain conditions. For demonstrations there are no longer any limits on the number of participants. Operas and theatres remain closed until at least 31 July. Museums, galleries, memorials, libraries and similar educational institutions are open. Zoos, zoos and botanical gardens are open to visitors.
When are hotels and restaurants open again? Restaurants are open. Bars are allowed to open, but guests must remain in their seats. There is no curfew for bars and restaurants. Hotels and holiday apartments are allowed to accept guests again.
When do major events start? Since 2 June, open-air events such as concerts or film screenings with up to 200 participants are possible again, from 16 June with up to 500 participants and from 30 June with up to 1000 participants. Major cultural and sporting events in Berlin with more than 5,000 participants will remain prohibited until 24 October due to the Corona crisis.
What restrictions are there on local and long-distance transport? Buses, trams and subways continue. However, the public transport offer is adapted to the restrictions of public life.
When can I visit relatives in hospitals and nursing homes again? Patients in hospitals and residents of old people's and nursing homes can be visited by a maximum of one person per day.
When are churches open again? Religious events are possible regardless of the number of participants.