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Regional situation in the coronavirus epidemic and issued recommendations

A regional coordination group operates in Uusimaa to organize the regional work that the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health requires the authorities to carry out and to coordinate the measures (in Finnish). The group convening on a weekly basis monitors the epidemic situation and the need for recommendations and restrictions aimed at tackling the epidemic. The group is chaired by Chief Medical Officer Markku Mäkijärvi from HUS.

Read more about regional coordination group (in Finnish)

The regional coordination group proposes recommendations and restrictions related to the epidemic. The official decisions will be made by the Regional State Administrative Agency (Aluehallintovirasto) and by municipalities.

Epidemic situation on June 3rd 2021

The coronavirus epidemic is in an acceleration phase in Eastern and Western Uusimaa, excluding Espoo and Kauniainen. Other parts of Uusimaa are in a community transmission phase.  

The regional recommendations

The regional restrictions