Supermarkets to close earlier during lockdown

According to the Deputy Development Minister Nikos Papathanasis, from Monday supermarkets will close at 20:30 and remain closed on Sundays.

November / 2020

Mr. Papathanasis said that today and tomorrow supermarkets will close at 21:00 and on Saturday at 20:00 as usual. The new measure will remain in force just during lockdown.

As a reminder, from tomorrow, Friday 13th, movement is prohibited (see exceptions below) between 21:00 and 05:00.

Civil Protection Deputy Minister Nikos Hardalias stressed that the next few days are especially critical. "After 9 p.m. and until 5 a.m. movement is only allowed for work, extreme health cases (SMS code 1) and short walks with pets close to home (SMS code 6)."