Coronavirus disease (COVID-19): Visitors, temporary workers and students
Temporary residents are affected by changes to travel requirements in response to the Omicron variant
If you’re a temporary resident who is outside Canada and who has been in any of the following 10 countries within the last 14 days, you cannot enter Canada right now:
- Botswana, Egypt, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zimbabwe
This includes international students and foreign workers.
Find out how COVID-19 is affecting you and what to do if you’re a visitor, temporary worker or international student.
What to do if you’re eligible to travel, how to unite with immediate family members, and what to do if your visitor status is expiring
How to apply for a work permit, who can enter Canada to work, temporary workers already in Canada, and working without a permit
How to apply for a study permit, who can enter Canada to study, students already in Canada, working as a student, and post-graduation work permits
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