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January 13, 2022   People who are pregnant can book a COVID-19 booster vaccine if it has been at least eight weeks since they received their second vaccine dose. While it is recommended people get their booster six months after …

Province introduces new COVID-19 measures for safer holiday season

December 17, 2021 (Translations: Traditional Chinese 繁體中文, Simplified Chinese簡體中文, French,  Punjabi, read HERE ) To address rising COVID-19 case counts and keep people safe, the provincial health officer is issuing revised orders, which take effect on Monday, Dec. 20, 2021. Measures will …

Five paid sick days coming Jan. 1, 2022

Nov.24, 2021 (Translations: Traditional Chinese 繁體中文, Simplified Chinese簡體中文, French, Korean, Punjabi, Tagalog, read HERE)   Paid sick leave will be standard for workers in British Columbia beginning Jan. 1, 2022, with a minimum of five paid sick days each year. …

Indoor mask mandate extended

October 29, 2021 British Columbia’s provincial health officer has extended the mask mandate that requires masks be worn in all indoor public spaces throughout B.C. The previous order, which was set to expire on Oct. 31, 2021, has been extended …

Federal proof of vaccination for travellers now available

October 29, 2021 (Translations: Traditional Chinese 繁體中文, French, Punjabi, read HERE ) British Columbians can now access the Canadian COVID-19 proof of vaccination for travel. Starting Oct. 30, 2021, this proof of vaccination will be required when travelling in Canada by …

Provincewide booster dose is next step in COVID-19 immunization plan

October 26, 2021   For information about booster shots, visit: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/covid-19/vaccine/booster More people in B.C. will start to receive invitations for a COVID-19 booster shot as the Province continues its COVID-19 immunization plan, prioritizing B.C.’s elderly and most at-risk through to …