COVID-19: the maximum number of spectators in Québec will be increased to 250 on 3 August

COVID-19: le nombre maximal de spectateurs au Québec passera à 250 le 3 août

As of Monday, August 3, the maximum number of people allowed during internal and external events will be reduced from 50 to 250 people, always in the respect of the distancing physical.

The government Legault comes to make the announcement after having obtained the green light of the public health.

Since the 22nd of last June, the limit was set to 50 spectators. The minister of Culture, Nathalie Roy, had left him floating the possibility of increasing this limit to 250 from mid-July.

Any door to believe that the latest balance sheets, which show over a hundred new cases every day, ” explains the slight delay.

The increase to 250 people apply to live music venues, theatres and cinemas across Quebec, as well as the public who attends a production, a filming audiovisual inside or a recording of the show inside, says the government in a press release.

Standing, these spectators will be required to maintain them, as much as possible, a distance of 2 meters.

More details to come…


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