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The coronavirus

What you need to know about the coronavirus.
If you have any questions, please call 0800 1351.

Advice for at home and outside:

  • Stay 1,5 meters away from other people.
  • Children who are 12 years or younger don’t have to stay away from other children while practicing sports.
  • Do not go to places with a lot of people.

Public transport

  • Do not use public transport if it is busy.
  • People who are 13 or older must wear a face mask. If you do not wear a face mask, you can get a fine of €95.

Advice for people who have health complaints (feel sick): Stay home and get tested

Stay home if you have a fever or trouble breathing. Everyone living with you has to stay home as well.
Get tested for coronavirus: call 1800 1202.

If you have one or more of the following complaints, only you need to stay home:

  • coughing
  • sneezing
  • snot in your nose
  • sore throat

Get tested for coronavirus: call 1800 1202.


The website www.thuisarts.nl provides a lot of information on coronavirus.

It also explains when you should call your doctor.

  1. Look on the Internet: Thuisarts.nl (Dutch only)
  2. Enter in ‘Zoeken’: Corona and click on ‘zoeken’
  3. Choose from the list: ‘Corona’
  4. At the top of the page, click on the button (voorlezen) so you can hear the instructions. (Dutch only)

It is important that you do not go directly to your doctor if you think you have coronavirus.
If you need help from your doctor, call first.

If you have any other questions about coronavirus,

Call 0800-1351

What else can you do?

Here are some important tips:

Wash your hands with soap a few times a day. Wash between your fingers too.

Use paper handkerchiefs when you sneeze or blow your nose.

Sneeze and cough in your elbow.

Don't shake hands

Schrijfwijze: wanneer Corona-virus en wanneer coronavirus?

Deze begrijpelijke informatie is gebaseerd op de adviezen van Rijksoverheid.nl en Thuisarts.nl en is getest met taalambassadeurs van Stichting ABC.
28 juli – versie 12

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