People will be fined if they don't follow the face mask rules. | Daniel Espinosa

29 Leisure Companies sanctions in the last 7 days for breaching capacity, not social distancing and not face masks, when Inspectors from the Autonomous Community, Island Councils, the National Police, Guardia Civil and Local Police carried out Covid-19 checks.

Between August 17 and August 23, 42 inspections were carried out and according to the Ministry of Modernisation & Public Administrations there have been 439 inspections since the beginning of the campaign.

A total of 275 sanctions have been issued for non-compliance with coronavirus measures.

In the last week the inspections were carried out in a number of Municipalities, including Palma, Calvià, Marratxí, Campos, Ses Salines, es Mercadal, Mahón, Ibiza, Sant Josep de sa Talaia and Formentera.

22 inspections were carried out in Majorca and 15 sanctions issued; 6 in Minorca and 15 sanctions issued, 13 in Ibiza and 7 sanctions issued and one in Formentera where one sanction was issued.

Premises owners can be fined 600,000 euros for the most serious infractions.