COVID-19: How to safely use a non-medical mask or face covering

Do's

Don'ts

Remember, wearing a non-medical mask or face covering alone will not prevent the spread of COVID-19. Stay at home if you're sick, wash your hands often and practise physical distancing.

Do your part to protect yourself and others

Wear a non-medical mask or face covering:

Be kind

Some people may not be able to wear a mask or face covering.

Non-medical masks are not recommended for:

Be environmentally responsible

Wear reusable masks whenever possible.

Washable and reusable masks are more environmentally friendly than disposable masks.

If you must use a disposable mask, dispose of it properly.

Don't litter.

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