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COMMUNITY QUARANTINE STATUS, as of 2 August 2020
UPDATE: 2 August 2020, Joint Oversight Committee Report by IATF-EID

ECQ

Enhanced Community Quarantine

  •  - Temporary measures imposing stringent limitations on movement and transportation of people
  •  - Strict regulation of operating industries
  •  - Provision of good and essential services
  •  - No public transportation under ECQ / Limited depending on the LGU
Areas under ECQ:            NONE

MECQ

Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine

  • - Transition phase between ECQ and GCQ, when temporary measures are relaxed
  • - Stringent limiting of movement and transportation of people
  • - Strict regulation of operating industries
  • - Provision of food and essential services
  • - Essential establishments are open, limited public transpo (ie. Tricycles, those who have private vehicles, motorcycles, strict passenger provisions applies), businesses which promotes mass gatherings are closed
Areas under MECQ:

Metro Manila, Provinces of Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal 

GCQ

General Community Quarantine

  • - Implementation of temporary measures limiting movement and transportation
  • - Regulation of operating companies
  • - Establishments are open but businesses which promote mass gatherings are discouraged
  • - Public transportation allowed (but with strict passenger provisions applied)
Areas under GCQ:

Visayas: Cebu City, Lapu Lapu City, Mandaue City, Ormoc City, Provinces of Southern Leyte, Municipalities of Talisay, Minglanilla, and Consolacion in Cebu Province
Mindanao: Zamboanga City, Butuan City, Provinces of Agusan del Norte and Basilan

MGCQ

Modified General Community Quarantine

  • - Transition phase between GCQ and the New Normal
  • - Limiting movement and transportation
  • - Regulation of operating Industries
  • - Presence of uniformed personnel to enforce community quarantine protocols.
Areas under MGCQ:

All areas NOT MENTIONED in ECQ, MECQ and GCQ

 

 

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