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Due to the surge in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations the Health Officer is suspending or restricting certain activities. Health Order C19-07q incorporates suspensions, reductions in capacity limits, and other restrictions contained in the Regional Stay At Home Order issued by the California Department of Public Health on December 3, 2020. Effective December 17, 2020, the Bay Area Region, including San Francisco, is required to comply with the State's December 3, 2020 Regional Stay-at-Home Order.

Suspensions or restrictions on capacity limits of activities are summarized in the table below (also available as pdf). These suspensions or restrictions amend any related orders, directives, or guidance. All impacted people and entities are required to adhere to these new limits and must otherwise continue to monitor and comply with all applicable Health Orders and Directives.

Activity Change

Retail

Directive 2020-17

RESTRICTED

Capacity and hours of operation limits.

Office Facilities

Directive 2020-18

RESTRICTED as of Nov 17, 2020

Nonessential offices are restricted until further notice

Personal Services

Directive 2020-30

SUSPENDED

Gyms and Fitness Centers
Directive 2020-27
Directive 2020-31

Indoor Gyms SUSPENDED

Outdoor Gyms RESTRICTED.

Dining

Directive 2020-16

Indoor and Outdoor Dining SUSPENDED

Takeout and delivery only..

Applies to: Restaurants, Bars with food, Shopping malls with food, Hotels with restaurants, Museums, Zoos and Aquariums with restaurants, Gyms with food, Office Cafeterias

Lodging

Directive 2020-29

RESTRICTED

Indoor Movie Theaters

Directive 2020-35

SUSPENDED

Museums, Aquariums and Zoos

Directive 2020-32

RESTRICTED

Religious and Cultural Ceremonies, Places of Worship

Directive 2020-34

Indoor group worship SUSPENDED.

Other prayer and gatherings RESTRICTED

Gatherings

C19-07

Outdoor Gatherings and Recreation are RESTRICTED

Playgrounds and Family Entertainment Centers

Directive 2020-36

RESTRICTED

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San Francisco issued our first Stay at Home order on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 and our continued aggressive strategy has effectively reduced the spread of COVID-19 and protects vulnerable populations and the community at large.

Health Orders are enforceable laws and are usually accompanied by one or more Directives which provide legally binding instructions for how to comply with the Health Order. The Orders and Directives may also be accompanied by Guidance that provides suggestions and frameworks to facilitate compliance.

Learn more about the Stay-at-Home Order.

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San Francisco’s response to the coronavirus emergency is grounded in data, science and facts. View the SF COVID-19 Indicators and learn more at the San Francisco COVID-19 Data Tracker.

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