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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 9, 2021. Where can I go?

British Columbia

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering British Columbia. These travel restrictions are in place until at least June 15: Non-essential travel is prohibited within the province and between three regions: Lower Mainland/Fraser Valley, Northern/Interior (including Bella Coola Valley, Central Coast and Hope) and Vancouver Island. Travel on BC Ferries is for essential reasons only. People travelling to British Columbia from another province or territory for essential travel are expected to follow the same travel and public health guidelines while in the province. All non-resident travel to Haida Gwaii is restricted.

No self-isolation for domestic travellers entering British Columbia. These travel restrictions are in place until at least June 15...

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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

Manitoba

14-day self-isolation is required for all domestic travellers entering Manitoba, except for essential workers and specific exceptions. No travel restrictions for domestic travellers entering Manitoba, but 14-day self-isolation required. Travel to and from northern Manitoba is restricted and non-essential travel is discouraged.

14-day self-isolation is required for all domestic travellers entering Manitoba, except for essential workers and specific exceptions...

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ontario

Ontario

14-day self-isolation strongly advised for all travellers entering Ontario. Ontario is restricting travel from Manitoba and Quebec with the exception of purposes such as work and education, health-care services, transportation, and delivery of goods and services. Travel between regions within Ontario should only be for essential purposes. 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. Ontario is restricting travel from Manitoba and Quebec...

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quebec

Quebec

Mandatory 14-day quarantine for Quebec residents returning from Ontario except for purposes such as work, education, delivery of essential services and obtaining necessary healthcare services unavailable in Quebec. Quebec is restricting travel from Ontario with the exception of returning Quebec residents; purposes such as work, education or delivery of essential services; and those who need to transit through Quebec to another province.

Mandatory 14-day quarantine for Quebec residents returning from Ontario except for purposes such as work, education, delivery of essential...

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New Brunswick

14-day self-isolation for all domestic travellers entering New Brunswick, except for specific exemptions. Prohibition on all non-essential travel into New Brunswick for all domestic travellers, except for workers and other specific exemptions (e.g. medical reasons) and Quebec residents from Listuguj First Nation and Pointe-a-la-Croix who have preregistered and been approved to enter for essential services.

14-day self-isolation for all domestic travellers entering New Brunswick, except for specific exemptions. Prohibition on all non-essential...

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nova scotia

Nova Scotia

14-day self-isolation for admitted travellers to Nova Scotia. Rotational workers may enter modified self-isolation following a negative COVID-19 test, excluding workers coming from an identified outbreak zone, who must follow full 14-day self-isolation. Prohibition on non-essential travel into Nova Scotia. Permanent residents of Nova Scotia will not be refused entry, but are strongly advised to not travel outside the province.

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

14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers entering Prince Edward Island. Prohibition on all non-essential travel into Prince Edward Island; non-residents must apply for pre-travel approval, including a 14- day self-isolation plan; exception for Quebec residents going to the Magdalen Islands. Some travel to Prince Edward Island is paused for non-island residents from outside of the Atlantic provinces as follows: seasonal residents, family connections and permanent relocation to Prince Edward Island, unless moving for work or school purposes. As of June 8, staggered entrances begin for family connections, seasonal residents and permanent relocation. Those arriving from outside of the Atlantic provinces must present a negative COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours of arrival. Families arriving and isolating together will require two tests per family.

14-day self-isolation for all admitted travellers entering Prince Edward Island. Prohibition on all non-essential travel into Prince Edward Island...

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Newfoundland & Labrador

14-day self-isolation for all travellers entering Newfoundland and Labrador. Atlantic residents (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island) are permitted to enter Newfoundland and Labrador but are 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 some people will need to self-isolate after travelling to the territory (fully vaccinated travellers not required to 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

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. 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. As of June 14, no self-isolation is required for admitted travellers who are fully vaccinated, with proof of vaccination. Travel to and from Iqaluit is restricted. Travel bubble with Churchill, Manitoba, whereby no isolation required if travelling directly from Churchill; 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.

Mandatory 14-day self-isolation for all travellers entering from the Northwest Territories. Mandatory 14-day self-isolation...

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British Columbia

Current Phase/Stage
The phased approach to BC's Restart Plan is on pause for the duration of province-wide restrictions.
Hotels & Accommodation

Accommodation providers will not accept reservations from BC residents outside of their defined region of residence for travel up to June 15.

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 if a person lives on their own, up to two other persons with whom the person regularly interacts.

Restaurants & Dining

Indoor dining is closed in restaurants, cafes, pubs and breweries. Outdoor dinning with sufficient distancing measures is permitted; patrons must only dine with individuals from their household or core bubble if they live alone; patrons who remain on premises after being served must be seated.

Liquor sales in all bars, lounges, pubs and restaurants must stop at 10pm and establishments must close by 11pm (unless full meal service is available). Standalone banquet halls are closed until further notice.

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. Outdoor organized gatherings such as concerts and live theatre performances of up to 50 people are allowed.

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, until May 24, camping reservations will not be accepted from BC residents outside of their local health authority. 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

Orange regions: Indoor and outdoor dining can open for restaurants; maximum of 2 adults from different households per table, who may be accompanied by their children under the age of 18, or all occupants from one household. Establishments are required to capture contact information of patrons.

As of June 11, outdoor dining can open at bars, breweries, taverns and casinos; maximum 2 adults from different households per table.

Yellow regions: Indoor and outdoor dining can open for restaurants; maximum of 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 of 2 households per table; only customers with proof of residence in a yellow or green zone are admitted. Alcohol sales must cease at 11pm and establishments must close by 12am.

Green regions: Indoor and outdoor dining can open for restaurants; maximum of 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.

New Brunswick

Current Stage/Phase

All zones are in the Yellow Level.

On May 27, New Brunswick released its 3-phase provincial reopening plan, Path to Green Phase 1 is estimated to start June 7.

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, brewpubs and taprooms with sufficient distancing measures; venues are required to capture the contact info of patrons; patrons must be seated at all times and are restricted to members of a single household bubble and Steady 15.

Activities & Attractions

All businesses and enterprises are permitted to operate with adherence to WorkSafeNB guidelines and health measures related to their area of activity; all businesses must have a COVID-19 operational 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.

Casinos, amusement centres, cinemas and large live performance venues may operate under a COVID-19 operational plan up to 50% capacity and physical distancing between patrons who are not members of the same household or Steady 15.

Nova Scotia

Current Phase/Stage

As of June 2, Nova Scotia is in Phase 1 of it reopening plan.

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 are open for outdoor patio service with a maximum of 10 patrons per table. Indoor dining is not permitted.

Activities & Attractions

Retail businesses are limited to 25% maximum capacity. Museums and indoor recreation facilities are closed. 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.

Newfoundland & Labrador

Current Phase/Stage

As of June 1, the St. George’s – Stephenville – Port au Port Area is in Alert Level 4. The rest of Newfoundland & Labrador is in Alert Level 2.

On June 2, Newfoundland and Labrador released its 3-step provincial reopening plan, Together.Again. A transition into the plan will start on June 15.

Hotels & Accommodation

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

Campsites are permitted to open for day use and overnight use subject to the Guidelines for Campgrounds General Restrictions.

Restaurants & Dining

Communities in Alert Level 4: All restaurants are closed to in-person service; only takeout, drive-thru and delivery are permitted.

The rest of Newfoundland and Labrador: Restaurants can open for in-person dining to maximum 50% capacity with sufficient distancing measures; bars and lounges can open to maximum 50% capacity in accordance with guidelines.

Activities & Attractions

Communities in Alert Level 4: Retail stores can open to maximum 50% capacity; cinemas, performance spaces and arenas are closed.

The rest of Newfoundland and Labrador: Retail stores can open at reduced capacity with physical distancing in place; cinemas and performance spaces can open to maximum 100 people with sufficient physical distancing. Arts and recreation activities are permitted in accordance with guidelines; recreation and sports facilities, including arenas, can open in accordance with guidelines.

Yukon

Current Phase/Stage

Yukon is in the “Next phase” of A Path Forward: Next Steps, the territory’s reopening plan.

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

Restaurants can open at full capacity for dine-in with sufficient distancing measures and approved operational plan; bars can open at 50% capacity with distancing measures and approved operational plan; restaurants and bars are required to capture the contact info of patrons. As of May 25, restaurants and bars can open at full capacity for dine-in with approved operational plans.

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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