The government has decided today that, with immediate effect, the entire county of Dublin will be placed on Level 3 of the Framework for Restrictive Measures.
This action is based on a review of the current public health advice and is in response to the deteriorating situation with the virus in Dublin over the past number of weeks.
The rest of the country remains at Level 2 of the Framework.
Dublin will remain at Level 3 for a period of 3 weeks, until Friday 9 October, at which point the situation will be reviewed by the government, based on the status of the virus and the pertinent public health advice. The measures come into place at midnight tonight (Friday).
Outdoors: Non contact training only in pods of up to 15 (exemption for professional/elite/inter-county sports/senior club championship).
Indoors: Individual training only. No exercise or dance classes.
Matches and events
No matches or events to take place.
Exemption: professional/elite/inter-county/club championship/horse-racing can take place behind closed doors.
Gyms, leisure centres and swimming pools
Gyms/leisure centres/swimming pools open with protective measures, for individual training only.