Beverly Hills COVID-19 Updates
Los Angeles County Expanded COVID-19 Guidance
The city is largely following the LA County reopening guidelines (available on the reopening resources page).
As Los Angeles County takes steps to curb the re-emergence of the coronavirus, the City of Beverly Hills will be following the county's guidance. Highlights are below:
For non-essential businesses permitted to operate indoors—including retail stores, offices, personal care services—occupancy will be limited to 25% maximum capacity.
To reduce the possibility for crowding and the potential for exposures in settings where people are not wearing their face coverings, restaurants, breweries, wineries and bars will only be able to offer take-out, drive thru, and delivery services. Wineries and breweries may continue their retail operations adhering to current protocols. In person dining will not be allowed, at minimum, through December 11.
The number of customers at cardrooms, outdoor mini-golf, go-karts and batting cages will be limited to 50% maximum outdoor capacity.
Services at personal care establishments may only be provided by appointment to customers wearing face coverings by staff wearing face coverings.
Services that require either the customer or the staff to remove their face covering, such as facials and shaves, are not permitted.
Food and drinks cannot be served at these establishments to customers.
Restaurants, breweries, wineries, bars, and all other non-essential retail establishments must close from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Outdoor gatherings remain the only gatherings permitted, and they must only include 15 people maximum who are members of no more than 3 households.
The Health Officer Order will be amended to reflect the above restrictions.
Beverly Hills Business Recovery Assistance Task Force
The city has convened a Business Recovery Assistance Task Force to help guide the local economic recovery. The Task Force will be focused on policies that the City of Beverly Hills can evaluate for our Beverly Hills businesses as a whole related to fees, taxes, zoning limitations, signage, parking and more. If you have any specific suggestions related to those topics please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org or participate in one of the public meetings.
Beverly Hills Requires Face Coverings in Public
In an ongoing effort to promote public health and reduce the spread of COVID-19, the City of Beverly Hills has issued an order that requires all people, including essential workers, to wear face coverings when they leave their place of residence, including while at work. Essential workers includes all those listed in the City of Beverly Hills March 16, 2020 urgency ordinance. Examples of essential workers listed in the order are: employees at grocery stores, pharmacies, restaurants, construction sites, hotels, delivery workers and more.
The order, which takes effect Friday, April 10th at 6 p.m., requires coverings such as a scarf, bandana or cloth.
Drivers traveling alone or with members of their households do not need to wear face coverings unless they must lower their windows for any purpose such as to interact with first responders, food service workers or others who are not members of their households.
Beverly Hills COVID-19 Hotline
The hotline is a service of the City of Beverly Hills to provide general information and resources, and does not constitute medical advice. Please consult with your healthcare provider regarding questions surrounding treatment and diagnosis.
The COVID-19 Hotline Number is (310) 550-4680, available Monday-Friday from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Eviction Moratorium Information
During the period of local emergency declared in response to COVID-19, a landlord in the City of Beverly Hills who is notified that a residential tenant cannot pay some or all of the rent temporarily due to substantial financial impacts related to COVID-19 shall not endeavor to evict a tenant for nonpayment of rent. To qualify for this assistance, the tenant must notify the landlord in writing within 7 days after the date the rent is due that the tenant cannot pay full rent. Furthermore, within 30 days after the date rent is due the tenant must provide written documentation to the landlord using this form.