For home solemnisations, there can be up to 10 attendees or five non-resident visitors, whichever is higher. For home funerals, the current arrangement of up to 30 attendees remains.
For larger settings and events with more than 1,000 people that are mask-on, they will be subject to a capacity limit of 50 per cent. For mask-off events, individuals will be required to comply with the 1m safe distancing requirement and prevailing group size.
These apply to events and settings like attractions, cruises, MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions) and large work-related events.
For example, an event with 1,200 people needs to be held at a venue which accommodates 2,400 people, or the event size would have to be capped at 1,000 people.
Events where 1m safe distancing and group size limits apply will not be subject to the 50 per cent capacity limit, as the safe management measures already ensure spreading out of attendees, MOH said.
GROUP GATHERINGS AT HOME
Households can have more than five unique visitors at home per day.
The maximum number of unique visitors per household will be adjusted from five people a day, to 5 people at any one time, MOH said.
However, MOH urged everyone to continue to exercise restraint in meeting multiple groups of friends, be it outside or at home, and especially if they live with vulnerable people.
GROUPS WITH CHILDREN
Unvaccinated children aged 12 years and below – born in 2010 or later – need not be from the same household to be included within a group entering premises or participating in activities with vaccination differentiated measures.
Team sports for up to 30 fully vaccinated people including players, coaches and umpires will be allowed. Teams can proceed with their activities at selected supervised or operated sports facilities, MOH said, referring to ActiveSG and People’s Association facilities and SportSG-approved private facilities.
The Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth will progressively expand the number of venues in the coming weeks.
The prevailing community safe management measures will apply before and after the sport activity and during rest breaks, MOH said, adding that no additional testing requirement will be imposed as long as all participants are fully vaccinated.
However, participants are “strongly encouraged” to self-test before arriving for the sports activity, and to stay home if they test positive for COVID-19 or develop symptoms. Participants will be required to complete a health declaration form prior to the sports activity.
The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) will also streamline the safe management measures for migrant workers living in dormitories, to align with the latest measures for the community, MOH said.
In addition, up to 15,000 vaccinated migrant workers will be allowed to visit the community on weekdays, and up to 30,000 on weekends and public holidays, for up to 8 hours per visit.
This is an increase from the current quotas of 3,000 on weekdays, and 6,000 for weekends and public holidays, MOH said.