How the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is affecting immigration, refugees, citizenship and passport services
To manage the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Prime Minister announced travel restrictions that limit travel to Canada. Health authorities also issued guidance and restrictions that limit our ability to process applications normally. Find out how these restrictions affect immigration, refugees, citizenship and passport applications.
Exemptions ending for certain travellers entering Canada
Effective January 15, 2022, 00:01 (EST), some foreign national travellers who were previously allowed to enter Canada without being fully vaccinated will now be required to be fully vaccinated in order to enter Canada. There will also be changes to testing and quarantine exemptions for certain travellers, regardless of citizenship, entering Canada.
Travel restrictions and exemptions
Travel restrictions remain in place. At this time, you can only enter Canada if you meet an exemption.Check to see if you can enter Canada
Report a problem or mistake on this page
- Date modified: