The Ministry of Health

New measures to contain the further spread of COVID-19

Published 07-09-2020

The Danish health authorities have decided to introduce a number of new measures across the country to prevent COVID-19 from spreading any further. 

The COVID-19 infection has now spread to 82 out of 98 municipalities. In consequence, based on a new overall assessment of the COVID-19 situation, the health authorities have decided to introduce a number of new measures across the country to prevent the disease from spreading any further.

The situation in the greater Copenhagen area and the municipality of Odense remains a cause for concern due to several outbreaks and an increase in the number of infected people. Accordingly, particular measures are targeted at these municipalities. to contain the disease effectively, the measures in question will apply at least until 22 September 2020.

Information about disease control in the greater Copenhagen area and the municipality of Odense (PDF)

Everybody should pay greater attention to the COVID-19 guidelines (pdf)

For further details

Contact the press office of the Danish Ministry of Health at +45 2132 4727.