The Government has announced that Ireland will move to full level 5 restrictions from 31 December 2020 until 31 January 2021.
At level 5, you should stay at home except to exercise within 5 kilometres of your home. There should be no gatherings other than small numbers at funerals and weddings.
You can see a full summary of the changes on gov.ie.
Changes from 31 December
|Visitors to your home or garden||No visitors except for essential family reasons or people in your support bubble|
|Domestic travel||Stay at home except for travel for work, education or other essential purposes, or to take exercise within 5km of home|
|Retail||Essential retail only from close of business on 31 December|
|Primary and secondary schools||Re-open on 11 January|
|Work||Work from home unless working in essential health, social care or other essential service that cannot be done from home|
|Weddings||Maximum of 25 guests up to and including 2 January; maximum of 6 guests from 3 January|
|Funerals||Maximum of 10 mourners|