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Click on the provinces and territories to see current domestic travel restrictions and traveller self‑isolation requirements. Information updated as of June 16, 2021. Where can I go?

British Columbia

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering British Columbia. Recreational travel within British Columbia is permitted. Some Indigenous communities in BC are not welcoming visitors at this time. Indigenous Tourism BC has a list of Indigenous experiences in the province that are currently open and welcoming visitors. Non-resident travel to Haida Gwaii opens July 1. People travelling to BC from another province or territory for essential travel do not need to self-quarantine when entering the province, but are expected to follow the same travel and public health guidelines while in the province.

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering British Columbia. Recreational travel within British Columbia is permitted...

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Alberta

Alberta

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering Alberta. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Alberta.

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering Alberta. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Alberta.

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Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering Saskatchewan. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Saskatchewan.

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering Saskatchewan. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Saskatchewan.

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Manitoba

As of June 10, 14-day self-isolation is required for all domestic travellers entering Manitoba, except for people who are fully vaccinated, essential workers and specific exceptions. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Manitoba, but people not fully vaccinated will need to self-isolate upon entering but 14-day self-isolation required. Travel to and from northern Manitoba is restricted and non-essential travel is discouraged.

As of June 10, 14-day self-isolation is required for all domestic travellers entering Manitoba, except for people who are fully vaccinated...

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Ontario

14-day self-isolation strongly advised for all travellers entering Ontario. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Ontario. As of June 16, Ontario has reopened its borders with Manitoba and Quebec. Based on community needs, some municipalities and local medical officers of health have exercised their authority to implement more restrictions or requirements; it is advised to check status before travelling.

14-day self-isolation strongly advised for all travellers entering Ontario. As of June 16, Ontario has reopened its borders...

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quebec

Quebec

No self-isolation required for domestic travellers entering Quebec. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Quebec. As of June 16, Quebec has reopened its border with Ontario.

No self-isolation required for domestic travellers entering Quebec. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Quebec. As of June 16, Quebec has reopened its border with Ontario.

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New Brunswick

As of June 17, residents of Atlantic Canada (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador) plus Avignon and Témiscouata counties in Quebec are not required to self-isolate upon entering New Brunswick; cross-border commuters and truck drivers are no longer required to self-isolate. Canadian travellers with at least 1 dose of vaccine are not required to self-isolate. Canadian travellers without a vaccine must self-isolate upon entering New Brunswick, with testing on day 5-7 and release with a negative test. As of June 17, no travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering New Brunswick. Travel registration is required for travellers residing outside of Atlantic Canada.

As of June 17, no travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering New Brunswick. Travel registration is required for travellers residing outside of Atlantic Canada.

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Nova Scotia

14-day self-isolation for admitted travellers to Nova Scotia. Rotational workers follow modified self-isolation protocol, which varies by vaccination status and if they are coming from an identified outbreak zone. As of June 23, residents of Atlantic Canada (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador) can enter Nova Scotia without having to self-isolate. Travellers living outside Atlantic Canada who have already self-isolated in New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island or Newfoundland and Labrador can enter Nova Scotia without self-isolating again. As of June 16, permanent and seasonal residents of Nova Scotia, people permanently moving to Nova Scotia, and people travelling for essential reasons must apply online to enter the province via the Safe Check-in Form. Non-essential travel by people who do not fall into these groups is prohibited. As of June 23, residents of Atlantic Canada will be permitted to travel to NS.

14-day self-isolation for admitted travellers to Nova Scotia. Rotational workers may enter modified self-isolation following a negative...

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Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island

Currently, there is a 14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers entering Prince Edward Island, except for exempt essential workers and residents travelling for essential purposes (e.g. medical appointment) who return the same day. As of July 28, all Canadian residents will be permitted to travel to Prince Edward Island with restrictions for those who do not have a PEI Pass.

Currently, there is a 14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers entering Prince Edward Island, except for exempt essential workers...

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Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland & Labrador

14-day self-isolation for all travellers entering Newfoundland and Labrador. As of June 23, residents of Atlantic Canada (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador) will be permitted to enter Newfoundland and Labrador without self-isolating. Residents of Atlantic Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island) are permitted to enter Newfoundland and Labrador until June 23, required to self-isolate for 14 days; prohibition on travel to Newfoundland and Labrador for all other domestic travellers, except for residents and workers from key sectors and other specific exemptions as approved by the province’s Chief Medical Officer of Health. Canadians living outside of Atlantic Canada who own a home in Newfoundland and Labrador are allowed to enter but are still required to self-isolate for 14 days.

14-day self-isolation for all travellers entering Newfoundland and Labrador. Atlantic residents...

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yukon

Yukon

As of May 25, travellers who are fully vaccinated with a Health Canada-approved vaccine may enter Yukon without self-isolating, providing their vaccination status can be confirmed. Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all travellers who are not fully vaccinated entering Yukon with few exceptions; self-isolation must occur in Whitehorse unless visiting a family member (in which case self-isolation may occur at that residence). Yukon has no travel restrictions, but people not fully vaccinated will need to self-isolate; enforcement at land borders and airport; mandatory travel routes for transiting through Yukon. Several First Nations governments and communities currently have travel advisories in place. Travellers are asked to travel responsibly and respectfully.

As of May 25, travellers who are fully vaccinated with a Health Canada-approved vaccine may enter Yukon without self-isolating...

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Northwest Territories

Northwest Territories

Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers to the Northwest Territories, who must self-isolate in Yellowknife, Hay River, Inuvik, Fort Smith, Fort Simpson or Norman Wells. Designated isolation centres are located in Yellowknife, Hay River, Inuvik and Fort Smith. Fully vaccinated travellers can get tested for COVID-19 on the 8th day of self-isolation; if results are negative only self-monitoring is required for the remainder of the 14 days. Travel restrictions for anyone travelling to the Northwest Territories; entry permitted for Northwest Territories residents or those coming to the Northwest Territories to live, work, study or support essential workers. Entry also permitted to out-of-territory visitors staying at a remote site with a Northwest Territories tourism operator with approved Remote Tourism Operators COVID-19 Operations Plan.

Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers to the Northwest Territories, who must self-isolate in Yellowknife...

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Nunavut

Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all travellers entering from the Northwest Territories. Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all travellers returning to their home communities from Iqaluit, except for fully vaccinated travellers. Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers prior to boarding a plane to Nunavut, except for those travelling directly from Churchill, Manitoba; mandatory isolation must occur in government designated sites in Edmonton, Winnipeg, Ottawa or Yellowknife. Travel to and from Iqaluit is restricted. Common travel area with Churchill, Manitoba, and NWT; prohibition on all other travel into Nunavut, except residents and critical workers who require written permission from the territory’s Chief Public Health Officer to enter. Non-essential travel within Nunavut is not recommended.

As of June 14, no self-isolation is required for admitted travellers who are fully vaccinated, with proof of vaccination.

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British Columbia

Current Phase/Stage
BC's Restart Plan, a 4-step plan, relaunched on May 25. As of June 15, BC is in Step 2.
Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Vacation accommodations are limited to those who reside together, or up to 5 people from different households

Restaurants & Dining

As of May 25, indoor and outdoor dining is open at all restaurants, cafes, pubs and breweries with with sufficient distancing measures and a maximum of 6 patrons per table. Patrons must wear masks when not at a table; those who remain on premises after being served must be seated.

As of June 15, liquor sales in all bars, lounges, pubs and restaurants must stop at 12am.

Activities & Attractions

Most businesses and enterprises are permitted to operate with adherence to WorkSafeBC protocols and a COVID-19 Safety Plan in place. Exceptions include casinos and nightclubs, which are closed until further notice.

As of June 15, indoor and outdoor organized gatherings such as concerts and live theatre performances of up to 50 people are allowed with a COVID-19 Safety Plan in place.

Most parks, beaches and outdoor spaces are open. It is recommended to check with the facility or tourism operator directly to confirm its status.

While provincial park campground reservations are open for two months in advance at the time of booking for BC residents, camping reservations will not be accepted from BC residents outside their defined region of residence. Out-of-province reservations open July 8, though preferential access to camping will be given to BC residents for the entire summer season.

Alberta

Current Phase/Stage

Alberta's Open for Summer Plan roadmap outlines how restrictions will ease over 3 stages based on protecting the health-care system and increasing vaccination rates province-wide.

As of June 10, Alberta is in Stage 2 of the roadmap.

Hotels & Accommodation

Hotels, motels, hunting and fishing lodges may remain open, but with no in-person dining and access to recreational facilities.

Restaurants & Dining

As of June 10, up to 6 people can be seated per table both indoors and outdoors.

Activities & Attractions

As of June 10, retail business are limited to 33% capacity. All and entertainment businesses and entities, including casinos, cinemas, theatres, museums and galleries, can open to a maximum 33% capacity.

Most outdoor spaces and parks are open, including for comfort camping. It is recommended to check with the facility or tourism operator directly to confirm its status.

Saskatchewan

Current Phase/Stage

Saskatchewan has implemented a Re-Opening Roadmap based on a Three-Step Plan that will move forward as province reaches vaccination targets.

Step 1 of the Re-Opening Roadmap is now in effect.

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Restaurants & Dining

Dine-in can open for all restaurants and licenced establishments with sufficient distancing measures and a maximum of 6 people per table; establishments are required to capture the contact information of patrons. Liquor sales in all restaurants and licenced establishments must stop at 10pm.

Activities & Attractions

All businesses and enterprises are permitted to operate with adherence to the Re-Open Saskatchewan Plan. Retail services must limit capacity to 50% and large retail locations must limit capacity to 25%.

Capacity is restricted to 30 people at all arenas, live theatres, movie theatres and performing arts venues. Casinos and bingo halls must close.

Nightclubs must adhere to a maximum of 6 people per table, with no alcohol sales after 10pm; entertainment transportation services (e.g., limousines and party buses) are not permitted. Most parks and outdoor spaces are open. It is recommended to check with the facility or tourism operator directly to confirm its status.

Manitoba

Current Phase/Stage

All regions in Manitoba are in the red (critical) response level.

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns; conference rooms and recreational facilities are not permitted.

Restaurants & Dining

All restaurants and bars are closed to in-person service; only takeout, drive-thru and delivery are permitted.

Activities & Attractions

Retail operations can open for in-person shopping up to 10% capacity to a maximum of 100 people. All museums, galleries, casinos, movie theatres and concert halls remain closed.

Ontario

Current Phase/Stage

As of June 11, Ontario is in Step One of the Roadmap to Reopen, a three-step plan to safely reopen the province.

Hotels & Accommodation

Hotels, motels, lodges, cabins, cottages, resorts student residences and other shared rental accommodations can operate but indoor recreational facilities remain closed.

As of June 11, short-term rentals can open but indoor recreational facilities remain closed.

Overnight camping at campgrounds and campsites, including in Ontario Parks, can open with restrictions on indoor facilities and amenities.

Restaurants & Dining

As of June 11, outdoor dining can open at restaurants, bars and other food or drink establishments with maximum 4 people per table.

Indoor and outdoor dining is prohibited.

Nightclubs are only permitted to open if they operate as a restaurant for patio service.

Activities & Attractions

As of June 11, essential retail can open to 25% capacity and most non-essential retail can open to maximum 15% capacity. Retail stores in malls must remain closed unless stores have a street-facing entrance

Amusement parks, casinos, concert venues, theatres, cinemas, museums and other indoor cultural amenities remain closed.

Outdoor zoos, landmarks, historic sites and gardens can open at 15% capacity; group tours are limited to 10 people. Drive-in theatres can open with restrictions.

Outdoor tour guide services, including guided hunting trips, tastings and tours for wineries, breweries and distilleries, trail riding tours, walking tours and bicycle tours may open with conditions; boat tours and motor vehicle tours, are not permitted.

As of May 22, outdoor recreational amenities such as golf courses and driving ranges can open with restrictions in place such physical distancing.

Quebec

Current Stage/Phase

Quebec has a regional alert system in place. There are 4 levels in total: Level 1 Vigilance (green), Level 2 Early Warning (yellow), Level 3 Alert (orange), and Level 4 Maximum Alert (red).

For current region classifications, see Alert levels map.

Special emergency measures are in place for parts of the Chaudière-Appalaches, Outaouais, Bas-Saint-Laurent and Estrie regions, including a curfew of 8pm to 5am. See the Alert Levels map for details. As of May 28, Quebec’s reopening plan goes into effect.

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Restaurants & Dining

Yellow regions: Indoor and outdoor dining can open for restaurants; maximum 2 households per table. Establishments are required to capture contact information of patrons. Bars, breweries, taverns and casinos can open to maximum 50% capacity and maximum 2 households per table. Alcohol sales must cease at 11pm and establishments must close by 12am.

Green regions: Indoor and outdoor dining can open for restaurants; maximum 10 people or 3 private residences per table. Establishments are required to capture contact information of patrons. Bars, breweries, taverns and casinos can open to maximum 50% capacity; alcohol sales must cease at 11pm and establishments must close by 12am.

Activities & Attractions

All regions: As of June 11, Most businesses can open in compliance with measures in force including social distancing. This includes retail stores, cinemas, theatres, casinos, amusement centres, museums, zoos, aquariums, saunas and spas.

Nova Scotia

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Both provincial and private campgrounds may open.

Restaurants & Dining

Restaurants and licenced establishments may open for indoor and outdoor seated service to a maximum 10 people per table.

Activities & Attractions

Retail businesses can operate at 50% maximum capacity. Museums and indoor recreation and leisure facilities can operate at 25% maximum capacity. Most parks, beaches and outdoor spaces are open.

Prince Edward Island

Current Phase/Stage

As of June 6, Prince Edward Island is in Step 1 of its 5-step provincial reopening plan, Moving Forward 2021.

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Restaurants & Dining

Dine-in can open at restaurants and bars with sufficient distancing measures; maximum 20 patrons per table; no restrictions on closing time.

Activities & Attractions

Retail stores, museums and galleries can operate with sufficient distancing measures; movie theatres are limited to 50 people; 3 additional groups of 50 are permitted with an approved operational plan.

Yukon

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open with enhanced cleaning and public health measures unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Restaurants & Dining

As of May 25, restaurants and bars can open at full capacity for dine-in with maximum 6 people seated per table and an approved operational plan.

Activities & Attractions

All businesses and enterprises are permitted to operate (with adherence to health measures and with completed operational plans where required).Most parks and outdoor spaces are open. While territorial campgrounds and recreation sites have opened for the season, some are unserviced due to site conditions. It is recommended to check the facility, tourism operator or Yukon Parks directly to confirm its status.

Northwest Territories

Current Phase/Stage

As of June 9, Northwest Territories is in the Outdoor Gatherings phase of its reopening plan, Emerging Wisely 2021: Step by Step Together.

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open with control/safety measures in place unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Restaurants & Dining

Dine-in can open at restaurants, bars and lounges with limited capacity and sufficient distancing measures; no more than 25 customers indoors and 200 customers outdoors.

Activities & Attractions

All businesses and enterprises are permitted to operate with adherence to health measures and following sectoral guidelines. In addition, most parks and outdoor spaces are open. It is recommended to check with the facility or tourism operator directly to confirm its status.

Nunavut

Current Phase/Stage

Every two weeks, the Chief Public Health Officer will decide which measures can be eased, maintained or if additional restrictions are needed.

Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodations are open unless they have decided to close due to lack of demand/low occupancy/health concerns.

Restaurants & Dining

Iqaluit: Food service and licensed establishments may open for takeout and delivery service only. All bars must close.

All other communities: Food service and licenced establishments may open for regular business at maximum 50% capacity and maximum 6 patrons seated per table.

Activities & Attractions

Iqaluit: Businesses can open with sufficient physical distancing. Galleries and museums can open to maximum 25 people or 25% capacity. No group tours. Theatres remain closed. All municipal and territorial parks may open. Buildings remain closed. Arenas can open to maximum 25 people or 25% capacity.

Rankin Inlet, Kinngait, Arctic Bay, Clyde River, Grise Fiord, Sanirajak, Igloolik, Kimmirut, Pangnirtung, Pond Inlet, Qikitarjuaq, Resolute Bay and Sanikiluaq: Businesses can open with sufficient physical distancing. Galleries and museums can open to maximum 25 people or 50% capacity with group tours limited to 10 people. Theatres can open to maximum 50 people or 50% capacity. All municipal and territorial parks may open. Buildings remain closed. Arenas can open to maximum 50 people or 50% capacity.

Kitikmeot, Chesterfield Inlet, Baker Lake, Coral Harbour, Naujaat, Whale Cove and Arviat: Businesses can open with sufficient physical distancing. Galleries and museums can open to maximum 25 people or 50% capacity. Theatres can open to maximum 100 people or 75% capacity. All municipal and territorial parks are open. Arenas can open with maximum 50 people or 50% capacity.

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