State of Illinois Plans and Safety Guidelines


Illinois Mitigations

Phase 5 Guidance
Executive Order 2021-12

Effective June 11, Illinois has transitioned into Phase 5 marking a full reopening of all businesses and activities. The State's Phase 5 Guidance for Businesses and Venues replaces the Phase 4 industry specific guidance provided by the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
Last Updated: June 11, 2021

Face Coverings/Social Distancing

CDC Recommendations for Vaccinated PeopleExecutive Order 2021-10

Consistent with CDC guidance, the State of Illinois has announced fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear a mask or physically distance in any setting, except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, rules, and regulations, including local business and workplace guidance. Businesses may undertake additional public health measures and continue to require face coverings and social distancing, even for those who are fully vaccinated. People who are not fully vaccinated must continue to wear a face mask in indoor spaces and public outdoor spaces when unable to maintain a six-foot social distance.
Last Updated: May 24, 2021

Preventing Workplace Exposure

Business and Organization Toolkit

The Kane County Health Department has published a toolkit to support employers in preventing the spread of COVID-19 at the workplace. IDPH has also provided strategies for preventing workplace exposure for non-healthcare settings.
Last Updated: Nov. 12, 2020