You can attend any essential retail outlet (listed above) which includes, for example, your local supermarket, pharmacy, petrol station, dry cleaners, pet shops, either by yourself, with members of your household or with one other person provided, in the latter case, that social distancing is maintained.
Can I buy a new phone/repair an old one?
Yes if necessary now and provided that social distancing is maintained.
Can I order a takeaway?
Only takeaway services whose kitchen preparation space permits social distancing should operate in the present time. You cannot collect the takeaway, it must be home delivered and appropriate social distancing measures maintained. The prohibition on gatherings and meetings of not more than 2 people must be adhered to (i.e. only 1 person should deliver to you).
What does attending a medical or dental appointment mean?
This means attending the GP or dental surgery, to see a medical or dental practitioner or attending the hospital, as advised by your medical specialist. The directions provide that you may see essential workers for the provision of such essential services. You may also collect prescriptions from a pharmacy or shop in a pharmacy for any of their normal retail products, as needed.
Can I attend my optician or audiologist?
Yes, provided that social distancing can be maintained. They may ask you to call first and confirm whether you are feeling unwell or have any Covid-19 symptoms (shortness of breath, dry cough, fever).
Can I get my car/boat/bicycle repaired?
Yes if absolutely necessary, particularly if you are an essential worker, but routine repairs should be postponed unless without them, you cannot go shopping/attend medical appointments etc.
Can I go to the post office/bank/insurers?
Yes, provided social distancing is maintained.
Can my Minister of religion visit me or undertake a funeral service?