Information from the Hessian Ministry of Social Affairs and Integration on shops, services and trades
The operation of wholesale and retail establishments, including weekly markets, special markets and comparable sales events as well as direct sales from the manufacturer or producer and shops of the food trade, as well as post offices, banks, savings banks, petrol stations, laundries and similar establishments is permissible with a hygiene concept.
Services and trades:
The provision of services and counselling, including handicraft activities, should take place without immediate personal physical contact as far as possible. The Robert Koch Institute's recommendations on hygiene, especially on contacts and maintaining a safe distance, must be observed.
Body-related services, with the exception of medically necessary treatments, may only be offered to clients with proof of vaccination, proof of convalescence or proof of testing (negative proof, § 3 CoSchuV) () and may only be provided by persons with negative proof.
For up-to-date information please visit the Hessian Ministry of Social Affairs and Integration website at Öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster
Only the wording of the ordinance officially published in German in the State of Hesse Law and Ordinance Gazette is legally authoritative. Stricter regulations may apply locally.
The complete legal text of the Ordinance on the Protection of the Population against Infections with the Coronavirus SARS-CoV 2 (Coronavirus Protection Ordinance -CoSchuV-) of 22 June 2021, as amended, and accompanying ordinances can be found at: Öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster