Tuesday, October 19

The fourth wave prevents the relaxation of measures in most communities

A few weeks after the state of alarm subsides, most communities maintain or they have hardened their restrictions to contain the fourth wave of the coronavirus while others have chosen to start a soft de-escalation, for the improvement of its epidemiological data.

And it is that the heterogeneity of the epidemic in the different territories makes the map of restrictions also so, since while In the Valencian Community, the incidence of cases at fourteen days is 40 for every 100,000 inhabitants, in Navarra it is 416.

That is why communities such as Valencia, Catalonia or the Balearic Islands have lifted some of its limitations to hospitality, leisure and meetings, while others such as La Rioja have decreed a tightening of measures, while others such as Andalusia have extended the existing ones.

This is the current map of restrictions in the different autonomous communities and cities:


It has extended from this Friday until 00.00 hours on April 29 the prohibition to leave the provinces and the perimeter closure of the community, also the curfew, which runs from 23:00 to 06:00 hours.

The measures are included in a decree published in the Official Gazette of the Board, which establishes the restriction of entry and exit of municipalities that exceed 500 or 1,000 cases of incidence, depending on the decisions adopted by the Public Health alert committees.

Thus, it was agreed that 99 Andalusian municipalities will be one more week with restrictions in the hours of hospitality and shops, one more than seven days ago, and among them are the capitals of Almería, Córdoba and Seville, where the closure of establishments is at 8:00 p.m.

The Social gatherings are limited to a maximum of six people.


Perimeter closure. The municipalities of Tarazona, Cuarte de Huerva, in the province of Zaragoza, and Fraga, the region of La Litera, in that of Huesca, have limited entry and greetings until next May 9.

In these municipalities and regions, the closure of non-essential activities is at most 20 hours, and the 75% hospitality capacity on the terraces and 30% indoors.

In the community, the curfew is from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and the limitation of social groups is a maximum of 4 people in closed public spaces and 6, in open public spaces, except in the case of cohabiting.

In the private spaces can only meet cohabitants.


Perimeter closure, in addition, both entry and exit in the council of Langreo, Mieres and Llanes are restricted, in extreme risk, which implies 4+ measures, among which are also the closure of the interior of the hotel trade.

Llanes, which was already in this situation from January 21 to February 11, must also close the shopping centers and limit the capacity in commercial premises of more than 300 square meters to 20%. The measures in Langreo and Mieres will remain in effect at least until April 24 and 27, respectively.

The curfew is from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and meetings in homes are limited to cohabitants and in open spaces is a maximum of four people.


People arriving on the islands must undergo a control over reason for posting and, if applicable, a health check before entry.

As of this Saturday, it delays the start of the curfew from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. and increases the capacity of the terraces to 100%. In Mallorca, it extends the opening hours of the shop from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The The interior of the restaurants is kept closed, but the terraces may open in Mallorca from Monday to Thursday between 8:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. with a limit of four people per table.

In social gatherings, there will be no limitation to coexistence nuclei outdoors, although they are kept at a maximum of 6, the same number as in homes but in this case with a limit of two coexistence nuclei.

Federated team competitions in contact sports are allowed from 6 years on all the islands.

In commerce, large stores located in areas with a large tourist influx may open on authorized holidays and Sundays, with a maximum capacity of 50%.

Canary Islands

No perimeter closure but has established a screening system for positives among those arriving from the national territory by air or land.

The curfew is located: between 00:00 and 06:00 on La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro; between 23:00 and 06:00, in Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, Tenerife and Gran Canaria.

Refering to limitation of social groupsIt is for a maximum of 10 people on La Palma, La Gomera and El Hierro; of a maximum 6, except cohabiting, in Lanzarote and Fuerteventura; while in Tenerife and Gran Canaria it is a maximum of four, except cohabitants.


Perimeter closure. Last week, it tightened the restrictions, with the closure of the interior of the hotel industry and the reduction of capacity.

The terraces are open but at 75% of their capacity, and with maximum groups of 6 people, while the capacity in commerce is one third, and 50% in the case of culture (libraries, museums or cinema).

The curfew is from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and the limitation of meetings is a maximum of four people.

Castilla la Mancha

Perimeter closure. Last Monday he announced that will “reformulate and remodulate” health instruction, to allow the use of interiors in catering establishments at levels 3 of restrictions.

The curfew is between 00:00 and 06:00 hours and the limitation of social groups is a maximum of six people.

Castile and Leon

Perimeter closure. A total of 31 municipalities have the interior of the hotel industry and the premises closed until May 3 due to the high incidence of the virus, restrictions that affect all the provincial capitals of the community except León, Zamora and Ávila.

The limitation of night circulation is from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. and meetings are for a maximum of four people.


Perimeter closure. From next monday It will not have a district confinement and will allow free movement Throughout the community, bars and restaurants will also be able to reopen inside shopping centers after six months closed, in the same regime as the rest of the restaurants (from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).

The restaurant, at the moment still cannot serve dinners in the establishments, the maximum number of six people per table is maintained, but without a limit of conviviality bubbles.

All shops will be able to open with the entire surface, by eliminating the limit of 800 square meters, although the maximum of 30% of the capacity.

Face-to-face classes in high school and training cycles have been authorized and the capacity for sports and religious activities goes from 30% to 50%, while the 30% opening in children’s play areas, although if they have a restaurant service, it must remain closed.

The curfew is from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.

Valencian Community

It maintains the perimeter closure and from next Monday it will extend the hours of the hospitality and commerce sector until the curfew, at 10 pm, while keeping the interior capacity of bars and restaurants at 30% and the number of diners at six people .

The cultural activities will expand their capacity from 50 to 75% and ceremonies will increase it up to 50%. These measures will continue until May 9, when the state of alarm subsides.

The night curfew remains in effect, from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.


Perimeter closure of the community and also of the towns of Malpartida de Plasencia, Fuentes de León, Arroyo de la Luz and Bodonal de la Sierra until May 5.

The curfew is from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. meetings are a maximum of four people in closed spaces, and 6, open.


Perimeter closure. The municipalities of O Grove (Pontevedra), A Pobra (A Coruña) and Carballeda and Cualedro (Ourense) continue with maximum restrictions.

Study with the nightlife sector the possibility of reopening these places in the middle or end of June if epidemiological conditions allow it and, above all, if the vaccination targets for those dates are met

Curfew between 23:00 and 6:00 and in town halls with perimeter limitation, meetings, both in public and private spaces, are limited to the group of cohabitants.

The Rioja

Perimeter closure. As of this Friday, it is at level 4 of the plan of measures against the covid, so the capacity of the interior of the hotel and commercial establishments will go from 50 to 30% due to the increase in the incidence of the virus.

Maintains the night curfew from 23:00 to 5:00 hours and the meetings of non-cohabitating people limited to six; the prohibition of bar consumption in hotel establishments and outdoor seating on terraces remains at 75%.

Cervera del Río Alhama remains at level 6, which is why it is still closed on the perimeter and non-essential activity is not authorized; and Pradejón continues in number 5 and, from number 4, the municipalities of Calahorra, Nájera and Alfaro pass to this level.

Madrid’s community

No perimeter closure. It is going to extend until the end of the alarm state the curfew from 11:00 p.m. to 06:00 a.m., as well as other measures such as the prohibition of meetings of non-cohabitants in homes.

The number of diners on the terraces is a maximum of six people per table and four indoors, and consumption at the bar is still prohibited.

It extends from next Monday the perimeter closure to three new basic health areas and one town and will raise them in another four and one municipality.

Thus, a total of sixteen basic health zones will be perimeter and three locations.

Murcia region

Maintains the perimeter closure of the region and the municipality of Puerto Lumbreras.

The curfew is between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. and lsocial group imitation is a maximum of six people in open public spaces and four, in closed and private spaces.


Perimeter closure. It has decided to extend until the end of the state of alarm, on May 9, the range of restrictions in force to contain the expansion of the COVID pandemic.

Continue the input and output limitation from the municipalities of: Arguedas, Cadreita, Lodosa, Etxarri Arantz, Villafranca, Arbizu and Milagro.

Curfew between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.

Basque Country

It is kept closed and the Lehendakari, Iñigo Urkullu, has insisted that “Euskadi is not in a position to make flexible“current restrictions.

Provincial perimeter closure and there are 65 municipalities that also have limited entry and exit, 15 more than those that appeared last week, including Bilbao, Vitoria and San Sebastián

The curfew is between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. and meetings are for a maximum of four people.


Starting next Sunday, the end of the night curfew, established from 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., advances one hour, with the intention of facilitating the first prayer in the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

It is the only novelty, since the autonomous city maintains the rest of the established restrictions: perimeter closure, the limitation of meetings to a maximum of four people who do not live together in public spaces and the limitation to a third of its capacity and up to a maximum of 75 people in places of worship.


Perimeter closure and curfew between 10:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m., on the occasion of Ramadan, while the limitation of social groups is a maximum of 4 people. People who are not cohabitants cannot meet at homes.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *