The Honourable Shamfa Cudjoe, Minister of Sport and Community Development is pleased to announce that the Safe Zone Return to Play proposal developed by the Ministry of Sport and Community Development after consultation with stakeholders and officials has been approved.

National Governing Bodies and Sport Serving Bodies will now be able to host sporting events and execute sporting activities for fully vaccinated athletes, coaches, officials, and administrators, at specific sporting facilities.

Approval has also been granted for fully-vaccinated spectators to attend events at fifty percent facility capacity for outdoor events, and twenty-five percent facility capacity for indoor events subject to guidelines to be issued by the Ministry of Health.

The new Public Health Regulations will be published today and will take effect from tomorrow Monday, January 24, 2022.