COVID-19 Update – March 11, 2022 – Changes to COVID-19 Restrictions

Please note the following COVID-19 updates for March 11, 2022:

 On March 10, 2022, the Provincial Health Officer announced changes to public health orders:

 Lifting of BC’s indoor face coverings order

  • Given the high rate of vaccination in British Columbia, effective March 11, 2022, public health no longer requires face coverings in indoor public settings.
  • Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to be respectful of individual choices concerning masks based on each person’s comfort.
  • Indoor common area mask requirements for employees as part of the Workplace Safety Order are no longer required. 

 Removal of proof of vaccination requirements

  • Effective April 8, 2022, proof of vaccination will no longer be required:

NOTE:  Public health measures and restrictions may be reintroduced depending on the evolving COVID-19 situation.

 Thank you for the important role you play in supporting the provincial COVID-19 response. Please share this update broadly within your respective institutions.

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