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Timeline and information

Canada was one of the first countries to completely close down its border for anyone who is not a Canadian citizen or foreigner with a valid resident permit. This measure came into effect on March 16 and will be valid until further notice.

People that are still allowed into Canada are subject to a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine. Anyone violating these rules can be charged with fines up to a million Canadian dollars or imprisonment.

On March 18, Canada closed the border with the United States to all non-essential travel.

Canada announced on March 28 they will prohibit anyone with (mild) symptoms of the coronavirus from entering domestic flights. reported on April 2 that Montreal will expend its measures to stop the further spreading of the coronavirus in its province.

Disclaimer: We are publishing information verified by multiple local news organizations and press releases and/or conferences by governments. We will always verify and try to double-check all restrictions. Information and rules are changing rapidly and could be already outdated by the time you read this. Check always with your own government before intending to go abroad. All information published on this page is how it would affect travelers and tourism in Canada. Please support us by contacting us when things have changed.

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Flag of Canada Canada

Capital Ottawa
Time In Capital
Population 37,9 million (2020)

Current Restriction Level: Extreme

Last validated on April 03, 2020:

18 March: Canada forbids the entry of anyone who is not a Canadian citizen or holds a valid residency permit. People have to go into a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine. Anyone violating this quarantine period will be subject to fines up to a million Canadian dollars or imprisonment.


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Reported Deaths
Latest update April 05, 2020 [Source]

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April 02, 2020

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March 24, 2020

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