Current Phase
ForWArd Resources

Updated July 13, 2022

The Next Phase of Washington’s COVID-19 Response

In 2022, the Washington State Department of health developed a long-term plan to keep people safe and healthy through the next phase of the pandemic. See the ForWArd plan and associated press release for more information.

Businesses and organizations should follow workplace safety requirements from the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries.


While masks are generally no longer required to be worn in most public places in Washington state, there are still some exceptions. See the Face Coverings page for more information.