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Health Alert: Portugal, State of Contingency for the Lisbon Metropolitan Area

Effective August 1, 2020, the Lisbon Metropolitan Area is now in a State of Contingency with the following measures.

  •         Gatherings reduced to a max of 10 persons.
  •         All public spaces will close at 8 p.m. except for supermarkets, gas stations, pharmacies, funeral homes, and medical centers which will close at 10 p.m.
  •         Restaurants may remain open until 1 a.m. and accept new customers until midnight.
  •         No consumption of alcohol in public spaces, except in restaurants, cafés, and bars.
  •         Gas stations are prohibited from selling alcohol.
  •         Police presence will be increased to deter large gatherings.
  •         Organizers and participants of large gatherings will be fined.


For additional information, visit the Embassy COVID 19 webpage at: https://pt.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/




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