21 Jan 2021

20th January 2020 The Government agrees to extend the ERTE until 31st May The Government has agreed to extend the ERTEs from the 1st February until the 31st May with similar conditions to those that currently exist.  This will be the third agreement since the pandemic began.  In addition, they have reached an agreement with […]

11 Jan 2021

10th January 2020 The Canary Islands have experienced increased cases of COVID, Tenerife continues to be in level 3, La Gomera, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote are in level 2 and El Hierro, La Palma and Fuerteventura are in level 1. This has enforced the Government to introduce additional measures, which we detail the main points […]

02 Oct 2020

1st October On the 30th September the Government published the extension of ERTES and the aid to self-employed until January 31st 2021. Here we highlight the conditions. Existing ERTES caused by Force Majeure The current employment regulation files, based on force majeure, in accordance with Article 22 of Royal Decree 8/2020, are automatically extended until […]

29 Aug 2020

29th August 2020 The Canarian Government has imposed further obligations in an attempt to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We highlight the main points below: Citizens are recommended to limit social encounters outside their group of stable social network. It is recommended that each person define their social network and that the social […]

21 Aug 2020

21st August 2020 The Canarian Government has imposed further obligations in an attempt to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We highlight the main points below: Bars, Restaurants and Terraces including those on the beach, must always respect the 1,5 metres social distancing. The maximum group of customers must not exceed 10 people on […]

14 Aug 2020

Since the State of Alarm was lifted, we have seen the obligation to wear a Mask being increased.  Today, 14th August 2020, the Canarian Government has imposed the new obligations in an attempt to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  We highlight the main points below: Any person that is over the age of […]

29 Jun 2020

Royal Decree-Law 24/2020, of June 26, on social measures to reactivate employment and protect self-employment and competitiveness in the industrial sector. The Government has published those measures to be put in place in order to continue facilitating an adequate transition that enables the gradual recovery of business activity as well as the recovery of general […]

21 Jun 2020

The Canarian Government has announced today, the regulations to be applied for the new normality after Phase 3. We have highlighted the measures to be applied to businesses. Every citizen should adopt the necessary measures to avoid the risk of COVID-19 spreading, including the isolation conditions and the quarantine prescribed by a doctor. This duty […]

20 Jun 2020

The Canary Islands will enter the new normal from 00.01 on Monday June 22nd. The regional government have announced the new measures that will come into force until the end of the health emergency: Interpersonal safety distance:Masks will be mandatory if the safety distance of 1.5 metres cannot be guaranteed. Big events, concerts and fiestas:1,000 […]