France is experiencing a positive development, and this allows the government to take further easing measures. Please find below a list of the latest easing measures implemented:

  • End of wearing a mask outside, some exceptions are still in place, such as groups, queues, markets, stadiums, etc. The prefectural decrees on wearing a mask will be changed from Thursday, June 17. On the other hand, wearing a mask in closed environments remains compulsory (businesses, stores, transport, etc.);

  • Lifting of the curfew at 11:00 p.m. from Sunday, June 20 ;

  • Gauges for welcoming the public are maintained until 30 June, the clarification of the new rules as of 1 st July will be announced next week.

Concerning vaccinations, France is targeting by the end of August to vaccinate 40 million people with the first jab, 35 million people fully vaccinated and more than 85% of individuals over the age of 50 years old.