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To focus efforts on containment of COVID-19 in British Columbia, provincial health officials have implemented the following measures:

  • EVENT CANCELLATIONS: Event organizers are required to cancel any gathering in British Columbia with more than 50 people (view joint statement here).
  • GLOBAL TRAVEL ADVISORY: Federal authorities indicate that Canadians are to avoid all travel outside Canada, including to the US. Stay apprised on the Government of Canada website here.
  • RETURN FROM TRAVEL PROTOCOL: For travelers who leave Canada, they are requested to self-isolate for 14 days upon return based on consultation with the policies of their employer during the COVID-19 outbreak.

The Province has also launched a website with all non-health-related information on COVID-19

The Province is also providing daily updates on the COVID-19 situation

The BC Arts Council’s COVID-19 FAQ page for the arts and culture sector will also be regularly updated.