15 March 2020 – People with close contact to confirmed cases must quarantine

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Case identification, contact tracing and related measures
Sectors Involved: Quarantine
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Persons who have been in close contact with someone who is confirmed to have contracted the SARS CoV-2 virus shall undergo quarantine for 14 days after contact. Close contact here means in closer proximity than two metres from other persons for more than 15 minutes, or direct physical contact. This does not apply to health personnel using proper protective equipment.
Full details here: https://www.regjeringen.no/en/dokumenter/regulations-relating-to-quarantine-etc.-upon-arrival-in-norway/id2693880/