Woman wearing an anti virus protection mask to prevent others from corona COVID-19 and SARS cov 2 infection R

The basic precautions to minimize risk of contracting or spreading coronavirus are similar in France to those in the UK, with one important difference.

In France, the social distancing requirement is one meter, not two as in the UK. You should always maintain a one meter distance between yourself and others, or wear a mask where this is not possible.

The latest information can be viewed in English on the official French government coronavirus information website 

Covid 19 Guidance France
France’s guidance on protecting yourself and others


  1. Is the 14 day quarantine on arrival in France still in place as this has stopped myself from travelling up until now as my property is under renovation and not habitable at present ?