New vaccine requirements will go into effect at select establishments across L.A. County. The vaccination requirements applying to indoor portions of bars, lounges, nightclubs, breweries, wineries, and distilleries affect all patrons 12 or older and all employees.
Prior to entering indoor portions of these establishments, customers and employees will need to show proof of vaccination along with a photo ID. As of Thursday October 7, 2021 at 11:59 PM, proof of at least one dose will be adequate for admission, and on November 4, patrons and employees will need to show proof of full vaccination prior to entering.
- Clarifies that Starting November 1, 2021, operators of Outdoor Mega Events are required to cross-check proof of full vaccination or negative COVID-19 viral test result against a photo identification for all attendees who are 18 years of age or older.
The FAQ for Vaccines has been updated to add information on booster doses and EUA versus authorization, and (Pfizer) Comirnaty.
They have also developed a Business Toolkit Resource page (Link below) that contains helpful information for businesses about how you can prevent COVID-19 surges through vaccination verification. The materials include how to verify vaccination or a negative test, signs for your business, and resources from the Department of Business and Consumer Affairs.
All businesses that are permitted to reopen must post signage, implement, and post the required protocols from LA County Department of Public Health prior to opening. Should you need further guidance, please contact the Emergency Operations Center at (310) 217-9583 or EOC@cityofgardena.org.