Government Update 1st May 2020: Roadmap COVID-19

Government Announces Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business

On Friday 1st May, The government published a Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business to ease the COVID-19 restrictions and reopen Ireland’s economy and society in a phased manner. For details of this recent announcement and to see this roadmap, you can view the publication on Gov.ie here.

The roadmap will start from 18 May, from which point the country will re-open in a slow, phased way. The plan sets out five stages for unlocking restrictions, at three week intervals. As restrictions are eased, the rate of the virus in the community will be constantly monitored by the National Public Health Emergency Team and the government.