15 April 2020 – Allowed selected stores to reopen

Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Reopening offices, businesses, institutions, and operations
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The German Government allowed for the reopening of stores under conditions of hygiene, access control and queuing if they are shops with up to 800 sqm sales area.

Car dealers, bicycle dealers, and bookshops are allowed to open regardless of sales area size.
Full details here: https://www.bundesregierung.de/resource/blob/975226/1744452/b94f2c67926030f9015985da586caed3/2020-04-16-bf-bk-laender-data.pdf?download=1