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Conditions for Exemptions of Fully Vaccinated Canadian Travellers

Effective July 5, 2021, the Canadian will go from no exemption to some exemptions for fully vaccinated travellers (from land or by air) who meet specific conditions. There are no exceptions for partially-vaccinated...

Government Increasing Hotel Quarantine Fines

The last time we wrote (May 4, 2021) about this topic, the Prime Minister of Canada warn that travellers could see stiffer penalties for not following the quarantine rules. Exactly a month later, the Canadian...

No Evidence of Fines for Breaking Hotel Quarantine?

So far, it seems like news agencies are able to report on what the government says, like: CTV reporting that the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) says: “hundreds of fines have been issued”...

Quarantine Process in Canada (updated April 9, 2021)

See also: COVID-19 Updates Since February 22, 2021, people entering Canada have had to quarantine at an approved hotel, however, there are exceptions to the rule (discussed below). This is an addition...

Approved List of Hotels for Quarantine Now Live

It is official, the February 22, 2021 hotel quarantine rules for incoming air travellers are now in effect and the list of approved hotels are out on the Government of Canada website. Keep in mind that...

Circumventing the Hotel Quarantine Requirement

CBC released an article about people finding ways to circumvent the hotel quarantine requirement, so I thought I’d chime in my thoughts into the matter since it seems to be a hot topic. Quarantine...

Hotel Quarantine to begin February 22, 2021

See also: Covid-19 Updates It’s official, the Federal Government announced new restrictions for incoming travellers that will come into effect on February 22, 2021. This announcement was made back...

Travellers Returning to Canada to Quarantine in Hotels, but…

I’ve written two recent posts about fair warnings from the Federal Government: Canada May Invoke Emergencies Act to Limit Pandemic Travel More Warnings of Stricter Canadian Travel Restrictions New...

More Warnings of Stricter Canadian Travel Restrictions

We wrote up a post yesterday mentioning that the government is issuing warnings on the media that they may implement stricter travel restrictions. At the very least, they admit that it is being considered. In...

Canada May Invoke Emergencies Act to Limit Pandemic Travel

Today’s post was triggered by a report from CBC: Garneau won’t rule out invoking Emergencies Act to limit pandemic travel. Note that we recently wrote a post entitled: Update on Canadian Travel...

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