The brand new journey restrictions introduced by the Northern Eire Govt for Christmas aren’t legally enforceable by the PSNI.
An entire new set of restrictions shall be imposed beginning Saturday, December 26.
Touring to Northern Eire
It’s best to solely journey to Northern Eire when it’s important.
In Northern Eire, you’ll be able to journey to fulfill your Christmas bubble in simply in the future between December 23 and 27. That is to supply flexibility for individuals who work on Christmas Day.
For the week starting December 26, there shall be a “house curfew” from eight:00 p.m. to six:00 a.m. every day, with exceptions just for particularly outlined functions.
Important journeys embrace, however aren’t restricted to:
return house, in case you are not at your everlasting house
work, the place you can not do business from home
entry well being and social care companies
entry important companies, together with training, little one care or sufferer companies
fulfilling important care duties
purchase important items or companies in your space
help with animal care and train, or veterinary companies
fulfill a authorized obligation, together with attending courtroom or assembly bail circumstances, or taking part in authorized proceedings
to supply emergency response companies
Touring from Nice Britain, Republic of Eire, Isle of Man or the Channel Islands (the Frequent Journey Space)
You could not journey inside or outdoors Northern Eire besides when important. Tips about what is crucial are listed above.
If you’re arriving in Northern Eire from the Frequent Journey Space and plan to remain right here for a minimum of 24 hours, you should self-isolate on arrival for 10 days in the identical approach as for worldwide arrivals.
It’s best to observe the Ideas for Self-isolation, which features a checklist of those that are exempt from self-isolation because of the nature of their job.
Individuals who usually cross the border for important functions are exempt from these necessities.
If you’re arriving in Northern Eire from the Frequent Journey Space to supply well being or social care or to supply emergency service, you aren’t topic to those necessities. Nevertheless, it’s best to seek the advice of your employer earlier than touring or attending work, who will then advise you on one of the best plan of action.
Members of your family don't have to self-isolate with you, however they do must be additional cautious to observe counseling on social distancing, hand hygiene, and hygiene. respiratory hygiene. You might be allowed to depart isolation with a purpose to depart Northern Eire, in case your supposed keep is lower than 10 days.