Businesses

COVID-19 Information for Businesses

NY State's COVID-19 restrictions and NY Forward industry guidance has been lifted across commercial settings, including retail, food services, offices, gyms and fitness centers, amusement and family entertainment, hair salons, barber shops, personal care services, among others. 

Nursing homes and health care settings, pre-k to 12 schools, large-scale indoor events venues, public transit, homeless shelters, and correctional facilities must still adhere to existing COVID-19 health protocols per CDC guidelines.

Unvaccinated individuals are responsible for continuing to wear a mask, per federal CDC guidance.

For more information and questions go to forward.ny.gov or call 1-888-364-3065.