COVID-19 in Vancouver

Stay strong, stay local, and keep following public health orders to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

Continue to stay home if you’re sick, avoid large gatherings, and keep 2 m apart from others. Support local businesses and your neighbourhood.

COVID-19 services and information

Restart Smart Vancouver

We’re taking a careful, phased approach to recovering, restarting, and rebuilding.

Read our Restart Smart plan

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What's new

Vancouver young planners, assemble! 

Help guide us towards making the right choices for a future city where we can all thrive.

Find activities and resources to help you, our future leaders, learn more about your city.

Some outdoor pools now open

Kitsilano, New Brighton, and Second Beach pools are now open with new safety protocols.Change rooms are not open. Admission is by online reservation and in-person drop-ins.

Temporary changes to Granville Street

We have made temporary changes on Granville to create more room for people to move and support local businesses.

Some of the changes:

  • Removed parking (between Drake and Nelson)
  • Expanded patios

Join us in planning Vancouver together

Many of us have been significantly affected by COVID-19. We want to hear your ideas and experiences so we can rebuild and plan for a better future together. 

Join the conversation 

Water restrictions: May 1 - October 15

When you can water:

  • Even-numbered addresses: Wed and Sat, 4am – 9am ONLY
  • Odd-numbered addresses: Thurs and Sun,  4am – 9am ONLY

If you water outside of allowed times, you could be fined $250.