Based on the press conference on 22 July 2021, the government has decided that the COVID-19 green certification is required to participate in certain civil and religious ceremonies, access nursing homes or other facilities, move in and out of territories classified in "red zone" or "orange zone". The decision is made to keep the economic activities open. 


From 01 July 2021, the COVID-19 green certification is valid as the EU Digital COVID certificate, which allows the holder to travel within the EU and the Schengen area freely. 


The new decree make it clear that as of 6 August 2021, the COVID-19 green certification will also be used to access any type of indoor dining service at the table, shows, events and sports competitions, museums, institutes and places of culture, swimming pools, gyms, wellness centers, fairs, festivals, conferences and congresses, spas, theme and amusement parks, cultural and recreational centers, gambling halls and casinos, public competitions.