Freedom Day: Most businesses are expected to keep face mask rules in place.

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From Monday there will no longer be a requirement to wear a face covering and the covid rules are relaxed.

However, thousands of businesses think it’s far too early and will be keeping face-covering rules in place to ensure safety rules are in place.

Face masks will no longer being required in venues but many places including shops, pubs and beauty salons will be telling customers they are still required to wear a mask or will be turned away unless they are exempt.

There will also be a requirement for those using public transport to keep wearing face masks.

While doctors, dentists, and health care services are saying they’ll be keeping the face-covering rule for anyone who is medically exempt.