Adjusted social distancing measures
(Period) Mon, Oct. 4 – Sun, Oct. 17, 2021 (for two weeks)
(Level) Level 4 (Seoul metropolitan area) & level 3 (non-metropolitan area) maintained while adjusted considering regional situations
(Private business facilities) Relaxed restrictions to alleviate operations of private business facilities, focusing on vaccinated persons without disrupting COVID-19 protocols
➊ (Weddings) (Before) Up to 49 persons (up to 99 persons for weddings without catering) at wedding halls at levels 3 and 4 → (After) Aside from the existing regulations, adding only vaccinated persons,* up to 99 persons (49 existing + 50 vaccinated) allowed and up to 199 persons (99 existing + 100 vaccinated) allowed for weddings without catering
* 1 person per 4 m2 of wedding hall, up to 99 persons, and adding only vaccinated persons
➋ (First-birthdays) (Before) Up to 16 persons at level 3, and private gatherings restricted at level 4 → (After) Aside from the existing regulations, adding only vaccinated persons, up to 49 persons allowed
➌ (Outdoor sports facilities) (Before) Regional outdoor sports facilities restricted from operating due to private gatherings restricted at level 4* → (After) Aside from the existing restrictions on private gatherings, adding only vaccinated persons, and minimum player capacity** allowed
* For instance, football requires at least 22 persons, but players are unable to rent fields due to private gatherings being restricted (i.e. 4 persons before 6 PM, and 2 persons after 6 PM).
** 150% player capacity increase for sports by type (e.g. min. 18→27 for baseball, min. 10→15 for futsal).