Covid-19 – Green Pass Latest provisions

Italian Government Presidency of the Council of Ministers


When and where should the mask be worn? Is it mandatory to use a specific type of mask? When and where should the mask be worn? Is it mandatory to use a specific type of mask?

From June 16, 2022, it is mandatory to use FFP2 masks to access and use the following means of transport:

ships and ferries used for interregional transport services; trains used in interregional, Intercity, Intercity Night and High Speed ​​passenger rail transport services; buses and coaches for transport services between more than two regions; buses and coaches used for rental services with driver; means used in local or regional public transport services; means of school transport dedicated to primary, lower and upper secondary school students. Furthermore, workers, users and visitors of health, social-health and social-welfare facilities, including hospitality and long-term care facilities, health residences, are obliged to wear respiratory protection devices (i.e. at least surgical masks). welfare, hospices, rehabilitation structures, residential structures for the elderly, including non self-sufficient ones. The obligation to wear masks is not provided for: children under 6 years of age; people who, due to their disability or pathology, cannot wear the mask; operators or people who, to assist a person with disabilities, cannot in turn wear the mask (for example: who has to speak in the L.I.S. with a deaf person). Furthermore, it is not mandatory to wear a mask: while carrying out sporting activities; when, due to the characteristics of the places or the factual circumstances, isolation from non-cohabiting people is continuously guaranteed.