Vaccine, testing, exposure and prevention information

New provincial and regional guidelines

Provincial restrictions are in place to help stop the spread of COVID-19. The restrictions are made by the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) under the Public Health Act. The new province-wide restrictions apply to indoor personal gatherings, organized events, restaurants and pubs, sports tournaments and large events, indoor organized gatherings, indoor events, bars, nightclubs, lounges, cafes, adult gyms, fitness centres and dance studios.

As of December 31, 2021, only essential visitors are allowed at long-term care facilities.

For more information, see the Government of BC's website.