Covid-19 / Coronavirus Information

#ShopSafe, #SupportLocal

When you #ShopSafe, #SupportLocal you are helping the fantastic range of independent and family-owned businesses throughout the borough as well as your high street favourites. The MEA council and our local businesses are dedicated to ensuring a safe and enjoyable shopping experience. We ask the public to help us do the same.

When shopping and socailising in the borough please remember to:

✔️ Wash your hands

✔️ Wear a mask

✔️ Keep a safe distance

We can all work together to keep #ourMEA safe!

Face coverings in NI

  • Since 10 August it has been mandatory to wear face coverings in enclosed public spaces.
  • Since 10 July it has also been required that you wear a face covering on public transport. 

For further information visit the NI Direct government services website.

Contactless payments

The spending limit for contactless card payments has been increased from £30 to £45.

Five Hours Car Parking for only £1

You can park for up to five hours for just £1 in all Mid and East Antrim car parks across the borough (where charges apply). To find a list of Charged and 'Free-to-use' Car Parks within this Council area visit our Car Parks section.