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Penalties - Business


Wearing a face mask

The extraordinary measures issued by the Ministry of Health the state obligation to wear a face mask. A fine of up to CZK 10,000 can be imposed on the spot for violating these measures. A fine can be imposed on the spot or the matter can be referred to administrative proceedings. You can find the rules on face masks in the Face mask section.

The penalties are governed by this legislation

Penalties result from Act No. 258/2000 Sb., on the protection of public health (§ 92n (1) (b) of this Act) and Act No. 250/2016 Sb. on the liability for offenses and proceedings concerning them (§ 91 of this Act).

Violation of the governmental crisis measures

Most of the current restrictions fall under the crisis measures of the government and violating them could lead to a fine of up to CZK 20,000.

The penalties are governed by this legislation

The penalties result from Act No. 240/2000 Sb., on Crisis Management and Amendments to Certain Acts (Crisis Act) (§ 34 (1) (a) of this Act).