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FAQs: Public Health Order Regarding Restaurant and Bar Patrons Updated 09/03/2021

Offer Valid: 09/07/2021 - 09/30/2022
FAQs: Public Health Order Regarding Restaurant and Bar Patrons Updated 09/03/2021
FAQs: Public Health Order Regarding Restaurant and Bar Patrons Updated 09/03/2021



Q: Do I have to show proof of vaccination to dine at a restaurant or bar’s outdoor patio?

A: A business retains the right to enforce its own rules about how to best comply with any health order. A recent clarification to the order does allow a restaurant or bar to serve patrons seated outdoors without requiring proof of vaccination. Restaurants and bars must require people who are unable to provide proof of vaccination to wear masks continually while indoors, according to Dr. Allison Berry, Jefferson County Health Officer.



Q: Do I need to show proof of vaccination to use the restroom inside of a restaurant or bar?

A: A business retains the right to enforce its own rules about how to best comply with any health order. Restaurants and bars must require people who are unable to provide proof of vaccination to wear masks continually while indoors, according to Dr. Allison Berry, Jefferson County Health Officer.



Q: May I go inside of a restaurant or bar to pick up my take-out order without showing proof of vaccination?

A: A business retains the right to enforce its own rules about how to best comply with any health order. A recent clarification to the order does allow a restaurant or bar to admit a customer indoors without proof of vaccination for the purpose of picking up a takeout order, under the following condition: Restaurants and bars must require people who are unable to provide proof of vaccination to wear masks continually while indoors, according to Dr. Allison Berry, Jefferson County Health Officer.



Q: Do private, catered events need to comply with this health order?

A: Private events do not need to comply UNLESS they are held at a restaurant or bar.



Q: Do private clubs need to comply with this health order?

A: Private clubs that are restaurants and/or bars do need to comply.



Q: Does the health order apply to schools?

A: No, this health order only applies to restaurants and bars.

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