COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Affected facilities and services

Find out what's open and guidelines for a safe visit.

Masks are still recommended indoors for those 12 and older when you visit City, Park Board, and library facilities, unless you are fully vaccinated.

City facilities and services Park and recreation facilities

Access City services online

Wear a mask when you visit our buildings

Stay home if you're sick or have symptoms

Respect personal space

Get vaccinated to protect yourself and others

Get vaccinated

All COVID-19 vaccines in Canada are safe and effective. Everyone living in BC can be vaccinated for free in 2021.

Learn how to get vaccinated and help your family and friends register.

Enforcing health orders

City staff and park rangers actively provide education about compliance with provincial health orders but they do not have authority to enforce these orders through tickets and fines .

Vancouver Police may issue tickets and penalties to people and businesses that violate the orders.

Report a provincial health order violation

Moving Vancouver forward

How we’re supporting economic and community recovery

Support for local businesses

We recognize the difficulties to businesses posed by the current situation and are committed supporting them. 

Get resources and review guidelines for businesses

Latest updates

COVID-19 news

Council waives 2021 patio permit fees

May 21 2021 - City Council voted this week to waive all annual 2021 patio permit fees for small and large patios across Vancouver.

One year after start of pandemic, Vancouver remains focused on economic and community recovery

April 27 2021 - A report presented to Council summarizes our efforts to respond to COVID-19, and to support economic and community recovery across Vancouver.

Upgraded Beach Avenue ready for its summer close-up

April 26 2021 - Our interim improvements to increase safety and public space for people who walk, cycle, take transit, or drive along Beach Avenue are complete.

More COVID-19 news