Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh has granted authorisation for spas, hairdressers, hair and beauty technicians and barbers to operate Monday through Sunday, until further notice.
The authorisation has also been granted for the provision of all domestic services and real estate services until further notice, on the same temporary basis.
The permission granted is pursuant to Regulation 3(8) of the Emergency Powers (No 2) Regulations, 2021, and Regulation 3(10)(ao) of the Emergency Powers (No. 2) Regulations, 2021, with effect from Monday.
Operators, employees and customers engaged in and accessing these services, as well as homeowners and domestic workers are advised to comply strictly with all legal requirements of the regulations under the state of emergency, as well as the COVID-19 health guidelines.
All other authorisations for the operations of other sectors granted by the Minister by way of previous statements remain valid.
The Health Ministry said it will continue to monitor this development and take steps to safeguard the health of the population.