Government of Canada aims to restart cruise ship season in Canada

Date Announced:

July 15, 2021

Active Period:

Starting November 1, 2021.


Today, the Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, announced that, as of November 1, 2021, the prohibition of cruise ships in Canadian waters would no longer be in effect if operators are able to fully comply with public health requirements.

Departments and Agencies:

Transport Canada

Type of Administrative Action:

Immigration Category:



cruise ships

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