B.C.'s response to COVID-19

Information for residents of British Columbia about COVID-19.

Last updated: November 27, 2020 

Province-wide restrictions

By order and direction of the PHO, individuals and businesses in B.C. must significantly reduce social interactions and travel.

The order is in effect until December 7, 2020 at midnight.

Read about the order

Government information

Economic recovery 


Making health care stronger, getting people back to work, supporting businesses and helping communities

Transportation and travel

Travel Affected by COVID-19

Travel alerts, restrictions, and transportation options

Self-quarantine requirements

Self-quarantine on return to B.C.

International travellers returning to B.C. are required by law to self-quarantine for 14 days

K to 12 education

B.C.'s Back to School Plan

Return to school guidance, learning groups, information for school districts

Indigenous peoples

Information for First Nations and Indigenous Peoples in B.C.

Information and agencies to support Indigenous peoples in B.C


Employment standards

Employment standards, including job-protected leave and temporary layoffs

Health information 

The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control is the best source for COVID-19 health information.

Think you might have COVID-19?

Take a self-assessment

Virtual mental health supports

Access supports and programs

Request or donate supplies

Eligible organizations can request to purchase supplies of personal protective equipment and cleaning and disinfectant products from the B.C. government. 


Contact us

Talk to a Service BC agent about non-health related information and services such as:

  • Child Care
  • Travel restrictions
  • Business and funding support
Service is available 7:30 am to 8:00 pm Pacific Time
Standard message and data rates may apply. 

Telephone for the Deaf

Help and advice in other languages

Translation services

Available in more than 120 languages, including:
  • 翻譯服務
  • 翻译服务
  • ਅਨੁਵਾਦਸਰਵਿਸਿਜ਼
  • خدمات ترجمه؟
  • Services de traduction
  • Servicios de traducción
Service is available 7:30 am to 5:00 pm Pacific Time

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