16 March 2020 with modifications on March 19 : Government decree
On March 16th, the French President decided to take measures to reduce human contacts and trips. A lockdown is set up on the whole territory from Tuesday 17th of March 12.pm for at least fifteen days.
In order to prevent spread of the virus covid 19, it’s forbidden to get out of your home until the 31st of March 2020, except for the following reasons and you must have a certificate. You must avoid groups of people:
1° Displacements between your home and the place of your professional activity, some work displacements might be delayed;
2° Displacements to go and buy supplies necessary for professional activities, basic purchases in premises authorized by decree of the Minister in charge of the health, taken on the basis of the provisions of article L. 3131-1 of the public health code;
3° Displacements for medical reasons
4° Displacements for imperious family reasons to take care of vulnerable people or for child caring;
5° Quick displacements near your home, linked to an individual physical activity, not in groups or to walk your dog;
6° Displacements for an obligation to go to the police or other services or professionals imposed by the administrative police or judicial authority;
7° Displacements resulting from a summons coming from an administrative jurisdiction or judicial authority;
8° Displacements to participate into missions of general interest at the request of the administrative authority, according its conditions.
People who want to benefit from one of these exceptions have to get a document to justify that your displacement belongs to the list of these exceptions.
You can download individual certificates or you can hand write the model of the certificate on a sheet of paper. You must fill in a certificate for each non professionnal trip.
Donwload the different certificates CERTIFICATE DISPLACEMENT fr / Attestation de déplacement and see the translation Certificate displacement gb version or CERTIFICATE FOR PROFESSIONNAL
Note that access for public to private or public spaces such as the following ones, are forbidden for whatever reasons
– hiking paths
– indoor water areas and their approach
– the banks and approaching rivers
– the banks and approaching canals