The Province-wide restrictions have been updated in support of the second phase of BC’s Restart: A Plan to Bring Us Back Together

Communicable disease plan requirements – updated as of June 17, 2021

Dr. Henry advised on June 17, 2021 that institutions will be required to transition COVID-19 specific safety plans into communicable disease plans to reduce the risk of all respiratory illnesses, including COVID-19.

  • WorkSafeBC and public health experts are developing a guide that will assist employers in developing their communicable disease plans.


Revisions to the PHO Events and Gatherings Order – updated as of June 22, 2021

  • Organized gatherings
    • Indoor seated organized gatherings of up to 50 people are allowed with a COVID-19 Safety Plan.
    • Outdoor organized gatherings up to 50 people are allowed with a COVID-19 Safety Plan.
  • Sports and exercise
    • Indoor high and low intensity group exercise is allowed with reduced capacity.
    • Indoor and outdoor games and practices for both adults and youth group/team sports are allowed.
    • Spectators at any indoor sport activities are not allowed. Outdoor spectators of up to 50 people are allowed.
    • For high performance athletes there is no limit on the number of persons who may participate in a sports event.

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