Personal Service Settings

Provincial Rules under the Reopening Ontario Act

For additional information for workplaces, please visit the Workplaces page.

For recent provincial announcements:

Screening Tools

Businesses may post passive screening signage. Businesses may elect to continue active screening using the tools below..

Workplace Safety Plan

Most businesses are required to have a safety plan and make it available upon request. 

Proof of Vaccination

Businesses can elect to ask for proof of vaccination. For further information, visit:

For posters, please visit our Signs and Posters page.

WDGPH Guidance Documents

In the Workplace

Personal Protective Equipment

​Cleaning and Disinfection for Public Settings

The resources below pertain to cleaning and disinfection of public settings.  The cleaning, disinfection and/or sterilization requirements of reusable equipment used in PSSs outlined in Ontario Regulation 136 and the Public Health Ontario Guide to Infection Prevention and Control must continue to be in place:

As a business owner, it is your responsibility to ensure, prior to reopening, that you have met the requirements as outlined in the information and resources provided above. Please also be aware that Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is unable to review individual business reopening plans.  An inspection of your facility will occur in the near future, based on Public Health Inspector capacity and availability as we continue to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Due to the volume of calls and questions we receive, we may be unable to respond to any questions in a timely manner.  Please make all efforts to thoroughly review the information and resources provided above.

If, after reviewing all resources available, you have additional questions, you can contact a public health inspector at 519-822-2715 extension 4753 or PHI.Intake@wdgpublichealth.ca.