Update - COVID-19: February 17

Important notices, emergencies, and alerts  

  • Following the press briefing of February 16, 2021.
  • The government announced a relaxation of the measures in place for March Break.

  • Easing of some measures:

    - Reopening of cinemas (masks are mandatory, respect of 2 meters and a maximum of 250 people per room).

    - Sports and recreational activities allowed outside in public places for people from the same residence or for a maximum of eight people from different residences.

    - Possible partial reopening of pools and arenas (free practice of sports, individual, duo or family bubble training, with an instructor).

  • Measures and instructions:
    - Curfew maintained between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m.

    - Inter-regional travel must be avoided.

    - Childcare should not be provided by persons 65 years of age and older, especially grandparents.

    - Employers are asked to be flexible and provide time off for employees who need to provide childcare during the spring break.

  • Info: www.quebec.ca/en/health/health-issues/a-z/2019-coronavirus/


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