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Federal

On September 7, 2021, provided that Canada’s COVID-19 epidemiology remains favourable, the Government intends to open Canada’s borders for discretionary travel by travellers from any country who have been fully vaccinated with Government of Canada-accepted vaccines at least 14 days prior to entering Canada and who meet specific entry requirements. With the advent of increased vaccination rates in Canada, declining COVID-19 cases and reduced pressure on health care capacity, the government intends to bring a number of changes into effect, provided that Canada's COVID-19 epidemiology remains favourable.

Last Updated: Aug. 31, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 19, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
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Keywords:  Easing border measures, for fully vaccinated travellers, entering Canada, Permitting discretionary travel, for citizens and permanent residents, of the United States, Canada’s border, border measures, fully vaccinated
Federal

Canada has taken unprecedented action to limit the spread of COVID-19 in our country, based on the public health measures introduced by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and PHAC have put in place enhanced health and safety measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 while continuing to support the movement of essential workers and goods across the border.

Last Updated: Oct. 1, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 23, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Summary, data, travellers, testing, compliance, Visit, COVID, Travel
Federal

Travellers entering Canada must follow the rules set out by the Emergency Orders under the Quarantine Act to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and its variants.

Last Updated: May 3, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 22, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, Canada, travellers, quarantine, Quarantine Act
Federal

Travellers entering Canada must follow the rules set out by the Emergency Orders under the Quarantine Act to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Last Updated: Jan. 6, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 9, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, Canada, travel, departure, symptoms, entry, quarantine, isolation
Federal

Travellers entering Canada must follow the rules set out by the Emergency Orders under the Quarantine Act to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Last Updated: Nov. 25, 2020
Date Published: Nov. 17, 2020
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, travel, departure, arrival, mask, face covering, quarantine, isolation
Federal

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and PHAC have put in place enhanced health and safety measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 while continuing to support the movement of essential workers and goods across the border.

Last Updated: Aug. 26, 2021
Date Published: Aug. 13, 2021
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, summary data, travellers, testing, compliance, health and safety measures, prevent the spread of COVID-19, movement of essential workers and goods, across the border
Federal

Fully vaccinated travellers entering Canada during COVID-19.The border changes for August 9. - American citizens and permanent residents of the United States, who currently reside in the U.S. and who qualify as fully vaccinated travellers, will be able to enter Canada for discretionary travel starting August 9.

Last Updated: Oct. 25, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 21, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Fully, vaccinated, travellers, entering, Canada, during COVID-19, Pre-border, Unless, eligible
Federal

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, enhanced border measures authorized by the Quarantine Act were introduced. These measures ensure appropriate actions are taken to reduce the spread of the virus. To verify and improve compliance with the Emergency Orders under the Quarantine Act, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) launched the COVID-19 Quarantine Compliance Call Campaign.

Last Updated: Nov. 5, 2021
Date Published: Aug. 31, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Quarantine, compliance, enforcement, Service, Canada, COVID-19, public, health, measures
Federal

The Government of Canada has put in place emergency measures to slow the introduction and spread of COVID-19 and variants in Canada.

Last Updated: May 3, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 23, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, travellers, symptoms, Canada, land, water, quarantine
Federal

The Government of Canada has put in place emergency measures to slow the introduction and spread of COVID-19 and variants in Canada.

Last Updated: May 3, 2021
Date Published: Apr. 23, 2021
Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada
Formats: PDF HTML
Keywords:  COVID-19, Coronavirus, travellers, symptoms, Canada, land, water, quarantine
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