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Last updated on 18. September 2020

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Saarland

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When will childcare be available again? Since 1 August, daycare centres are to resume regular operations. How this is to be organised varies from one day care centre to the next.
When do the primary schools open? Normal attendance classes with compulsory education are again planned at all schools. Classes are to take place in fixed groups within a year, "in order to avoid mixing with the other classes if possible". During lessons and breaks no everyday masks have to be worn, in principle they do in the school building.
When do classes in secondary schools start? Normal attendance classes with compulsory education are again planned at all schools. Classes are to take place in fixed groups within a year, "in order to avoid mixing with the other classes if possible". During lessons and breaks no everyday masks have to be worn, in principle they do in the school building.
When do educational institutions open? Please refer to the website of your respective provider.
When does my university or college open? In the winter semester 2020/2021, lectures at universities and universities of applied sciences are to begin uniformly on November 1, 2020. Further information on attendance seminars and digital lectures is available from your university/college.
When can I see the doctor again? It is recommended that you continue to take preventive medical checkups.
What do I have to pay attention to in contact with people? Meetings of up to 10 people are allowed.
When do sports clubs and sports fields open? Athletes are allowed to be active in the fresh air. Sporting activities in halls are permitted, e.g. in the gym and club sports with a limit of 25 persons. Both outdoor and indoor swimming pools are open again. Contact sports are permitted in groups of up to 10 people.
What cultural events are possible? Cinemas, museums, leisure parks, zoos and animal parks are allowed to open. Outdoor events with up to 100 people and in closed rooms with up to 50 people are allowed again.
When are hotels and restaurants open again? Restaurants are open again until 24 hrs. Bars, hotels, holiday apartments and camping sites may open again.
When do major events start? Major events remain prohibited until the end of October. Open-air events are permitted with up to 900 people, in closed rooms with up to 450.
What restrictions are there on local and long-distance transport? Citizens must wear a mouth-and-nose cover on local public transport.
When can I visit relatives in hospitals and nursing homes again? It is again possible to visit close relatives from nursing homes.
When are churches open again? Church services are possible again.
Do children have to stay at home when they have cold symptoms? Children with simple symptoms such as a cold or a slight cough are allowed to go to school/nursery. As soon as a child does not feel well and/or the symptoms are stronger, he or she must stay at home. A doctor will decide whether a Covid test should be carried out.