The Government of Spain has declared a new State of Emergency with a curfew from 25 October, where people are not allowed to be out between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. Each Autonomous Community has the opportunity to move the curfew one hour back or fourth in time.
The Government has declared a new State of Emergency from Sunday 25 October that they want to last until 9 May 2021. The parliament need to approve any extension of the State of Emergency further then the first 15 days than the Government can decide on their own.
The declaration of a new State of Emergency is a consequence of increased cases of Covid-19 and due to requests from 10 Autonomous Communities (Euskadi, Asturias, Extremadura, La Rioja, Catalonia, Navarra, Cantabria, Valencian Community, Castilla la Mancha, Balearic Islands) and the Autonomous City of Melilla.
The curfew begins on Sunday 25 October and is between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m., but each Autonomous Community has the opportunity to move it one hour back or fourth in time. During the time of the curfew people will only be allowed to be out if they have justified reasons such as going to the chemist, going to work, care for adults or minors and return home. The curfew is applied for the entire Spain except the Autonomous Community of the Canary Islands, due to its better epidemiological situation.
Furthermore, the Autonomous Communities may decide to limit the entry and exit of their territories, for the entire area or part of it. They may even limit the amount of people in public or private spaces to a maximum of 6 people.
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