Mask Requirements in Effect: Most of Raleigh Area

Face masks are required indoors within Raleigh city limits as well as Cary, Garner, Knightdale, Morrisville, Rolesville and Zebulon town limits, regardless of vaccination status. Masks are also required in unincorporated areas of Wake County. Read More


Resources for Hospitality Business Owners and Employees

Aug. 17, 2021

Safety guidelines and requirements

Wake County municipality mask mandates:

As of 5pm, July 30, 2021, there are no restrictions or measures imposed by the State of N.C. by executive order for the general public.* Details

  • See notes above regarding where face coverings are required in Wake County.
  • Capacity restrictions are lifted in all settings.
  • Social distancing requirements have been lifted in all settings.

*Businesses can still require guests to wear face coverings in their establishments. Also, counties and cities in N.C. can continue to enact ordinances and issue state of emergency declarations that impose greater restrictions or prohibitions.

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