The Decree of Necessity and Urgency with which the Government declared the mandatory quarantine as of this Friday before the advance of the coronavirus exempts some specific activities and professions from compliance.
It is mainly about the related to the supply for the population during preventive isolation (which will last until March 31), with health and safety.
–Health Personnel, Security Forces, Armed Forces, migratory activity, national meteorological service, firefighters and air traffic control.
-Superior authorities of the national, provincial, municipal governments and of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires. Workers of the national, provincial, municipal public sector and of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, summoned to guarantee essential activities required by the respective authorities.
–Personnel of the justice services on duty, as established by the competent authorities.
– Foreign diplomatic and consular staff accredited to the Argentine government, within the framework of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations and the 1963 Vienna Convention on Consular Relations and the staff of international organizations accredited to the Argentine government, of the Red Cross and White Helmets.
-People who must assist others with disabilities; family members who need assistance; older people; to boys, girls and adolescents.
-People who must attend to a situation of force majeure.
-People affected to the performance of funeral services, burials and cremations. In such a framework, activities that signify meeting of people are not authorized.
-People affected to the attention of school canteens, community canteens and picnic areas.
-Personal who works in audiovisual, radio and graphic communication services.
-Personal affected to public works.
-Wholesale and retail supermarkets and proximity retail stores. Pharmacy. Hardware stores. Veterinary. Bottle supply.
-Food industries, their production chain and supplies; personal hygiene and cleanliness; of medical equipment, medicines, vaccines and other sanitary supplies.
-Activities linked to the production, distribution and commercialization of agriculture and fishing.
-Telecommunications activities, fixed and mobile internet and digital services.
-Deferrable activities linked to foreign trade.
-Collection, transport and treatment of urban solid waste, dangerous and pathogenic.
-Maintenance of basic services (water, electricity, gas, communications, etc.) and emergency care.
–Public passenger transport, transportation of merchandise, oil, fuels and LPG.
-Home delivery of food, medicines, hygiene products, cleaning products and other supplies of need.
-Post and parcel distribution services.
–Essential surveillance, cleaning and guard services. Minimum guards to ensure the operation and maintenance of Oil and Gas Fields, Oil and gas treatment and / or refining plants, transport and distribution of electrical energy, liquid fuels, oil and gas, fuel dispensing stations and electric power generators .
-I KNOW. Exchange house, ATM services, transportation of flows and all those activities that the Central Bank of the Argentine Republic has essential to guarantee the operation of the payment system.