PC 2022-0177 Minimizing the Risk of Exposure to COVID-19 in Canada Order – Prohibition of Entry into Canada
This order is to (1) support Canada’s continued focus on reducing the introduction and further spread of COVID-19 by decreasing the risk of importing cases from outside the country; (2) continue to prohibit entry of foreign nationals, with some limited exceptions, and if they have reasonable grounds to suspect they have COVID-19, if they have signs and symptoms of COVID-19, or if they know they have COVID-19; (3) permit entry of unvaccinated children and dependent persons entering Canada with a parent or guardian with a medical contraindication to vaccination; (4) include entry via British Columbia in the pre-existing exemption for habitual residents of Alaska who enter Canada via Yukon to access another place in Alaska or to return to their place of residence; and (5) extend the restrictions on entry into Canada until March 31, 2022.
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