Government of Canada announces new mandatory requirements for travellers to Canada

Date Announced:

November 2, 2020

Active Period:

November 21, 2020 until further notice.


As part of Canada’s efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, all travellers are required to provide specific information upon and after entry into Canada. This includes requirements to provide a Covid Prevention Measures>Quarantine plan and contact and travel information. The Government of Canada introduced ArriveCAN in April 2020 to create a secure and user-friendly way to help travellers comply with these border measures. ArriveCAN is available as a mobile app or by signing in online.

Departments and Agencies:

Public Health Agency of Canada

Type of Administrative Action:

Immigration Category:



ArriveCAN | contact tracing | travellers

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