Is my business essential?

Governor Jay Inslee has designated the following list of “Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers” to help state, local, tribal, and industry partners as they work to protect communities, while ensuring continuity of functions critical to public health and safety, as well as economic and national security.

  • Healthcare and public health
  • Emergency services
  • Food and agriculture
  • Energy
  • Water and wastewater
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Communications and IT
  • Community-based government and essential functions
  • Critical manufacturing
  • Hazardous materials
  • Financial services
  • Chemical
  • Defense

I am still unsure?

Don’t see your business on the list? Need clarification? Or want your business included on the list?

CLICK HERE to fill out an inquiry form with the Washington State Coronavirus Response Team.

My business is considered essential. What do we do?

You will need to implement social distancing measures to help slow down the spread of COVID-19. For more information on how to implement social distancing and to see a full business toolkit, click the button below.