PC 2020-0175 Minimizing the Risk of Exposure to COVID-19 in Canada Order – Mandatory Isolation

Date Announced:

March 25, 2020

Active Period:

This order has effect beginning at 00:00.01 a.m. EDT on March 25, 2020 and ending at 00:00:01 a.m. EDT on June 30, 2020. Repealed by PC 2020-0260.


This order is to manage all persons who enter Canada whether by air, land rail and sea, to minimize the travel related risk of introduction and spread of COVID-19 coronavirus disease by requiring all persons who enter Canada to isolate for 14 days from the day upon which they entered Canada.

Departments and Agencies:

Health Canada | Privy Council Office | Public Health Agency of Canada

Type of Administrative Action:

Immigration Category:



Covid Prevention Measures>Quarantine

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