The Bermuda Football Association has been informed through the official Government and Legal notice for Large Group Exemption for Matches.
The notification is to inform the clubs and public the number of FANS allowed at grounds across the island.
The Minister of National Security considers that the proposed Bermuda Football Associationís Football Matches is justifying an exemption from the prohibition in regulation 5 (1) and (2) of the Public Health (COVID-19 Emergency Powers) Regulations 2020 on groups of more than seventy-five persons assembling;
Now, therefore, the Minister grants an exemption under regulation 5 (4) of those Regulations permitting a group of more than seventy-five persons to assemble at the club venues with the maximum number persons as listed below during the Bermuda Football Associationís Football 2020 / 21 Season Schedule with the following conditions:
One hour before the scheduled kick-off and up to one hour after the conclusion of match(es).
September 19th, 2020 until December 28th, 2020
All persons attending a football match venue must wear a face mask and maintain appropriate physical distancing at all times.
The maximum number of spectators permitted to attend a match is as per the schedule below.
Security/stewards to be on duty at the match. To monitor and enforce physical distancing. (1 security guard per 75 persons as per Dept. of Health Guidelines Ė Mass Gatherings)
Bermuda Football Association / Club Affiliates to record names of spectators for purpose of contact tracing. Names to be retained by the Bermuda Football Association for a period of 28 days from the date of match.
Spectators must wear masks when moving about the venue.
Hand sanitizing stations/equipment to be made available throughout the venue.
The Ministry of National Security reserves the right to withdraw the permission to have more than seventy-five persons assembled at the event without notice to the Bermuda Football Association or cost to the Bermuda Government subject to the status of COVID 19 in the local community.
The Bermuda Police Service / Ministry of National Security authorized to attend the National Sports Center and observe for compliance of the conditions prescribed above.
Venues and Maximum Number of Spectators :
150 Malabar Field
375 Somerset Cricket Club
200 Southampton Oval
375 White Hill Field
325 PHC Stadium
200 Police Field
200 Devonshire Recreation Club
250 Bernard Park
200 St. Johnís Field
275 BAA Field
1,000 National Sports Center
375 St. Davidís Cricket Club
375 Wellington Oval
220 Garrison Field
220 Shelly Bay Field
100 Warrior Park
220 Berkeley Institute
150 Victor Scott
220 Warwick Academy
150 Clyde Best Center of Excellence Field