Corona - updates

Status: June 23rd, 2022

In the amendment to the 17th Containment Ordinance, the cabinet of the state of Saxony-Anhalt decides to extend measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in Saxony-Anhalt until July 23rd, 2022, thereby implementing the federal Infection Protection Act (IfSG). permissible low-threshold protective measures.

  • This means that from April 3, 2022, the general obligation to wear masks indoors will no longer apply (except in the medical area and on public transport).
  • As well as the obligation to test and provide evidence in hotels, restaurants, shops and at events



Test centers UP in the HARZ

Test center - Diakonie Krankenhaus Elbingerode

premises of the Diakonie - Krankenhaus
- Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Saturday / Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- free corona citizen tests

phone: 039454-82021 or 039454-82000

Please use the ePassGo-App  for a quick and smooth process. (App Store & Google Play)

updated on June 1st, 2022

Linden-Apotheke in Hasselfelde

Can only be booked by appointment and only online at

updated on 2nd December, 2021

Beauty salon Hasselfelde

Katja Fessel
Salzmarkstrasse 8, 38899 Hasselfelde
- during opening hours
- only with prior telephone registration
  Telephone: 039459 / 70477

- Cost: €5.00 / test + certificate

updated on 10th January, 2022

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Test centers in the Harz district

Here you will find an overview of the test centers in the entire Harz district.

ePassGo-App  (App Store & Google Play)


Current corona regulations

The current regulations can be found HERE on the website of the State of Saxony-Anhalt.

Official information points

The state of Saxony-Anhalt has listed the most important questions and answers (FAQs) about the corona virus on its internet platform.
Here you come to the questions and answers.

For further guidance and assistance, we have attached the following important links from official bodies:


District of Harz - COVID-19 special page
Here you will find all information and regulations on the coronavirus in the Harz district

District of Harz - COVID-19 self-check
Here you can find an online test for the coronavirus

The Robert Koch Institute
Here you will find general information on the coronavirus

The federal government
Here you will find information and guidelines from the federal government

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
Here you will find the immediate measures to support companies

Interim aid for companies
Here you can find out about the extraordinary economic aid (interim aid I - III as well as the November and December aid) and apply for it

Deutscher Tourismusverband(German Tourism Association)
Here you will find information from the German Tourism Association & FAQs

Here you will find important information about the corona consequences in the hospitality industry

Consumer advice center
Here you will find important information for consumers on the current situation


Our service on site

Our team at the four local tourist information offices will be happy to answer any questions you may have about your very own time-out in the Harz Mountains. Please note the current opening times on the following page:


You are also welcome to send us your concerns via the contact form or by email to tourismus[at]

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