As NYC moves towards Phase II reopening, it is important that eating and drinking establishments familiarize themselves with the guidelines.
As New York City moves towards Phase II reopening (an exact opening date for outdoor dining has not yet been confirmed but is expected sometime between June 22nd and early July. This is subject to change and we will provide you additional details as they become available), it is important that eating and drinking establishments familiarize themselves with the guidelines. To be proactive and ready, please see below the guides for restaurants to understand what the new requirements are in phase II.
Business owners expecting to operate outdoor dining once NYC enters Phase II must file a business affirmation form with the state. This also applies to businesses doing takeout and delivery only in Phase II.
The NYC Department of Health has also prepared the following information for businesses, which will continue to be updated: