Places of Worship

Provincial Rules under the Reopening Ontario Act

Ontario’s Roadmap to Reopen is a three-step plan to safely and gradually lift public health measures.

For an overview of provincial rules currently in effect:

For detailed rules, review the regulations below. Note that all regulations include general rules applicable to all businesses and organizations.

For recent provincial announcements:

WDGPH Section 22 Class Order – Face Coverings

Workplace Safety Plan

Most workplaces are required to have a safety plan and make it available upon request. Visit the COVID-19 response framework to determine if your business is required to have a workplace safety plan.

Screening Tools

Collecting Patron Information

It is recommended that places of worship collect information for persons attending services and ceremonies to support contact tracing.

WDGPH Guidance

Ministry Guidance

Guidance from health and safety associations