B.C.'s response to COVID-19

Last updated: August 9, 2023

Stay protected

If you haven't had any additional COVID-19 vaccination doses, you are:

  • Not protected from severe illness related to COVID-19
  • Not up-to-date for best protection

Information on booking your next dose will be available in fall 2023.

Initial vaccination series

Getting vaccinated is free, easy and safe. Most people need 2 doses for their initial vaccination.

Vaccines for kids

COVID-19 vaccines are an important part of your child's routine vaccine schedule. 

B.C.'s Immunization Plan

B.C.’s COVID-19 Immunization Plan is updated regularly to keep you protected.

COVID-19 treatments

Treatments are available for people at high risk from COVID-19. 

Free testing kits

Get free rapid antigen testing kits from a pharmacy in your community.

Proof of vaccination

Proof of vaccination is no longer required to access businesses, events and services in B.C.

I have questions

Talk to a Service BC agent about non-health related information and services.

Text: 1-604-630-03007:30 am to 5 pm

Standard message and data rates may apply.

Dial: 1-888-COVID19Monday to Friday 7 am to 7 pm

Telephone for the Deaf: Dial 711

Video Relay Services (VRS) sign language interpretation is free for people who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech-impaired.

Help in other languages

Translation services are available in more than 140 languages, including:

  • 國粵語
  • ਪੰਜਾਬੀ
  • فارسی
  • Français
  • Español

Call: 1-888-268-4319Monday to Friday 7 am to 7 pm