Exempt Resolution No. 200 from the Ministry of Health, instructing the lockdown of cinemas, theaters, pubs and health clubs and banning customer service at restaurants and coffee shops

On 20 March 2020, and as a result of the measures implemented by the Chilean Government to face the Covid-19 pandemic, the Ministry of Health issued Exempt Resolution No. 200, instructing a series of new sanitary measures, among them:

  • It instructs the indefinite lockdown of cinemas, theaters, pubs, dance clubs, cabarets, night clubs and public health clubs, as of 00:00 hours of 21 March 2020.
  • It prohibits customer service indefinitely at restaurants and coffee shops, authorizing them only to sell take-out, as of 00:00 hours of 21 March 2020.
  • It prohibits the celebration of professional and amateur sports events as of that same date and also indefinitely.
  • It instructs health authorities to inform about these measures through mass media.