Starting July 5, 2021 11:59 pm EDT: Exemptions for Fully Vaccinated Travellers (Specific Conditions Apply)

Lisa C. Citizenship & Immigration, COVID-19, Newcomer Information, Updates

Starting July 5, 2021 11:59 pm EDT, you may qualify for certain exemptions to quarantine and testing requirements if you:

Those who meet the requirements may be exempt from:

  • quarantine
  • hotel stopover (for air travellers)
  • day-8 testing requirement

Travel restrictions on who can enter Canada remain in place. Find out if you can enter Canada

Foreign nationals (including U.S. citizens) coming to Canada for non-essential reasons will be turned away at the border.

More information on how to determine if one is fully vaccinated, and detailed entry requirements of the fully vaccinated exemption can found on IRCC’s official website: