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14.01.2021|Government

Government has established testing procedure upon arrival in Estonia from countries with a high risk of coronavirus infection

Stenbock House, 13 January 2021 – At the meeting held by means of communication, the Government approved an order establishing the procedure for pre-entry and post-entry testing upon entering Estonia from a country with a high risk of coronavirus infection. This procedure will take effect on 15...
14.01.2021|Government

Restrictions in Ida-Viru County and Harju County will continue with some easing until 1 February

Stenbock House, 14 January 2021 – Members of the Government essentially approved the continuation of restrictions in Ida-Viru County and Harju County until 1 February. It was decided to ease, starting from 18 January, the prohibition applicable to indoor youth work, hobby activities, hobby...
07.01.2021|Government

The government approved the conditions for support in the field of education and youth

Stenbock House, 7 January 2021 – The government approved the draft regulation of the Minister of Education and Research Jaak Aab, which establishes the basis for the payment of support to private general education schools and providers of private hobby education and recreational activities. A total...
30.12.2020|Government

The government approved the support measures for the second wave of COVID-19

Stenbock House, 30 December 2020 – At an e-session, the government approved the support measures for the areas affected by the COVID-19 restrictions, the largest part of which concerns the support of the people of Harju and Ida-Viru counties through employers. “This year has been unpredictably...
30.12.2020|Government

Requirements for travelling to Estonia from the United Kingdom will change as of the New Year

Stenbock House, 30 December 2020 – The Government approved the order governing travel from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Estonia. As of 1 January, when coming to Estonia from the United Kingdom, it is necessary to get tested for SARS-CoV-2 at least 72 hours before the...
20.12.2020|Government

Estonia to temporarily suspend air traffic with United Kingdom

Stenbock House, December 20, 2020 – Today the Government supported the proposal made by the Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Mr Taavi Aas to suspend air traffic between Estonia and the United Kingdom from midnight tonight until the end of this year in connection with information...
17.12.2020|Government

The government extended the order on the imposition of quarantine on persons diagnosed with COVID-19 and on persons who have had close contact with a person diagnosed with the disease until 1 February 2021

Stenbock House, 17 December 2020 – The government extended the quarantine requirements for patients diagnosed with COVID-19 and persons who have been in close contact with them until 1 February 2021. COVID-19 patients are prohibited from leaving their place of residence or permanent place of...
17.12.2020|Government

Significantly updated: Employees temporarily posted to Ida-Viru County may use accommodation services despite the restrictions

Stenbock House, 17 December 2020 – The government took a decision during today’s cabinet meeting that will allow employees who are in Ida-Viru County, due to obligations arising from a contract entered into with a state agency, local government or an undertaking, to use accommodation services...
15.12.2020|Government

Government approved the COVID-19 vaccination plan

Stenbock House, 15 December 2020 – In today’s cabinet meeting, the Government approved the COVID-19 vaccination plan, prepared by the Ministry of Social Affairs, pursuant to which, vaccination is firstly enabled for people ensuring the continuity of healthcare and social welfare services, and other...
15.12.2020|Government

Government to agree on additional support measures across Estonia and towards Ida-Viru County

Stenbock House, 15 December 2020 – At today’s cabinet meeting, the members of the Government approved in principle support measures for the areas most affected by the additional restrictions in the total amount of more than 5 million euros. The support conditions will be specified by Thursday, when...

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