CNSU: New restrictions from March 26th

Following the meeting today, CNSU has informed that the movement of persons outside of localities with a rate of over 3/1000 could be prohibited. At this time, the authorities are discussing a number of proposals which could be adopted and submitted to the Government for approval.

Recent changes to Police powers allow for higher fines and entry without warrants.

It may seem as though the laws in Romania are constantly changing and adapting, however, a few laws were introduced recently, which you should be aware of.

Fines for parties and anti-social behaviour will increase and offenders sanctioned with community work.

At the moment, the law allows for fines to be issued between 200 – 1,000 lei for disturbing neighbours by producing any loud noises, including shouting, using power tools or other objects, resulting in complaints. Also, someone causing distress to inhabitants of a property can between the hours of 10pm and 8am, or 1pm and 2pm will also affected by the upcoming changes to the fines. Under the proposed changes, it’s possible that these fines could reach up to 6,000 lei and in addition, community service.