Local infection prevention measures for residents of Lørenskog
- Face masks are mandatory on public transport.
- Face masks are mandatory for employees and guests at indoor catering establishments, in all situations when not sitting at a table.
- Face masks are mandatory inside public places (such as shops, places of worship and premises for cultural, sports and leisure activities).
- Recreational sports for adults can only be carried out where it is possible to keep a distance of at least one meter.
- Home office is compulsory when its practically possible.
- No new entries to pubs and restaurants after 10 pm (22.00).
- Serving of alcohol must end at midnight (24:00).
- Ban on private gatherings of more than 10 people.
It is not allowed to hold public events with more than:
- 20 people present simultaneously when the event is indoors and there are no allocated seats
- 200 people present simultaneously when the event is indoors and there are allocated seats
- 200 people present simultaneously when the event is outdoors
Face mask exemptions
Note that the requirement to wear a face mask does not apply to those who are engaging in physical activity, to children younger than 12 years, or those who cannot wear a mask because of medical or other reasons.
Correspondingly, the requirement to use a face mask only applies to employees in these places (such as shops, places of worship and premises for cultural, sports and leisure activities) if they cannot keep a distance of at least 1 meter. When infection prevention measures have been implemented, such as visors and partitions, or there is sufficient distance to visitors, employees do not have to wear face masks.
Regulation, time & date
This regulation is effective from Friday 30 October at 4pm (16:00).
Information about the coronavirus in Lørenskog municipality
The municipality's website www.lorenskog.kommune.no/koronavirus is constantly updated with information on how the corona epidemic affects the municipality's operations and services.
You can book a corona test online in Lørenskog, and everyone with symptons on respiratory tract infection should get tested.
Here is information about booking and corona testing in English.
General information about the coronavirus in English
Information to everyone who has been told to stay at home
Information about social distancing.
Information to parents of kindergarten children
Download the poster as PDF. (PDF, 982 kB)