Obligatory quarantine for Berliners after stay in Poland
Berlin now not needs to permit procuring journeys to Poland.
Short journeys to buy and purchase fireworks in the neighbouring nation as a part of the native border site visitors will now not be potential through the Corona pandemic with out subsequent quarantine, the Senate selected Tuesday (22 December 2020). This was introduced by a Senate spokeswoman after the final common session this yr. "This means that Berliners who want to go shopping in Poland, for example, will have to go into quarantine after re-entering the country," the Senate Department of Health introduced.
Local border site visitors already restricted for Brandenburgers
Because till now, Berliners have been allowed to enter Poland for a brief journey and procuring and not using a subsequent quarantine, usually solely briefly throughout the border. Brandenburgers have been already now not ready to do that as a result of Brandenburg had additionally imposed a quarantine on native border site visitors when the retail lockdown started. Now Berlin has joined Brandenburg.
Berliners might solely depart their flat "for a valid reason"
The Senate had beforehand argued that there was no want for motion as a result of Berlin's Infection Protection Ordinance clearly states that individuals are solely allowed to go away their properties "for a valid reason". Buying firecrackers in Poland was not one in every of them.
At numerous factors on the German-Polish border, there are markets the place Germans have been shopping for every kind of issues since time immemorial – together with fireworks, a few of which aren’t permitted in Germany. In Germany, the sale of fireworks is totally banned this yr anyway due to the Corona pandemic.
primarily based on website supplies www.berlin.de