Update - COVID-19: December 16

Important notices, emergencies, and alerts  

  • Following the press briefing of December 15.

  • The government announced new measures in effect for the holiday season and up to January 10.

  • Closure of non-essential businesses
    - Effective from December 25 to January 10 inclusively.
    - Supermarkets will not be allowed to sell anything other than products generally sold in essential stores.

  • Elementary and secondary school closures
    - From December 17 to January 10 inclusively.
    - Teaching is maintained, but remotely, according to the current school calendar.

  • Mandatory telework in the offices
    - Effective from December 17 to January 10 inclusively.
    - Except for jobs where attendance is deemed necessary.

  • Permitted outdoor activities
    - As of December 17
    - Groups of up to 8 people
    - No gathering in yards or on private property

  • Single persons and family bubble
    - Effective from December 17 to January 10 inclusively.
    - Possibility for single people and their children to choose a unique family bubble and join in for certain activities during the holiday season.

  • Info: www.quebec.ca/coronavirus


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