The daily updated overview of corona loosening
Last updated on 8. July 2020

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North Rhine-Westphalia

Question Answer
When will childcare be available again? All day-care centre children are looked after again, albeit for fewer hours than usual.
When do the primary schools open? In North Rhine-Westphalia, 26 June was the last day of school before the summer holidays.
When do classes in secondary schools start? In North Rhine-Westphalia, 26 June was the last day of school before the summer holidays.
When do educational institutions open? For more information on the conditions of adult education institutes, please visit the respective website.
When does my university or college open? The summer semester in North Rhine-Westphalia should continue digitally due to the corona crisis.
When can I see the doctor again? Preventive examinations can always be carried out.
What do I have to pay attention to in contact with people? Groups of up to ten people may meet outdoors. If they only belong to two households, there may be more.
When do sports clubs and sports fields open? Fitness studios, dance schools, sports halls as well as course rooms, outdoor and indoor swimming pools may open, but the minimum distance also applies in the swimming pools. Since May 30th, sports with unavoidable physical contact may be practiced again. Club sport in halls is only possible to a limited extent. Wellness facilities and sauna facilities can also reopen under hygiene conditions. The same applies to adventure and fun pools.
What cultural events are possible? Museums, theatres, operas and cinemas are allowed to open. More than 100 people are now allowed to participate in cultural events. Theme parks are allowed to let visitors in.
When are hotels and restaurants open again? Restaurants and bars are open. The contact details of each visitor must be registered. Apartments and hotels may be used for tourism again.
When do major events start? Major events are to remain prohibited until the end of October. Events in the cultural or educational sector may again be attended by more than 100 people. Celebrations such as anniversaries, weddings, baptisms, birthdays or graduation ceremonies with 50 participants are permitted.
What restrictions are there on local and long-distance transport? With the gradual opening up of public life, local passenger rail transport in NRW is also developing.
When can I visit relatives in hospitals and nursing homes again? Visits and also physical contact, such as hugs, are allowed.
When are churches open again? Church services may be held again.