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Proof of vaccination required for some City programs, events, activities

September 13 2021 –

To align with the Provincial Health Officer’s order , starting today we are now requiring proof of vaccination for some City of Vancouver programs, events, and activities, including those run by the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation, Vancouver Civic Theatres, the Vancouver Public Library, and by other organizations hosting events at our facilities.

Where proof of vaccination is required

Entry into most buildings including City Hall, libraries, and recreation centres does not require proof of vaccination, but is required for some programs, events, and activities, including:

  • Fitness centres and weight rooms
  • Indoor adult sports gatherings
  • Golf course clubhouses
  • All indoor events and activities held at any Vancouver Civic Theatres location

List of venues, programs, and events that require proof of vaccination (47 KB)

Proof of vaccination is not required to attend a City Council meeting in person or when visiting our public service counters, but wearing a mask is mandatory.

Please check individual facility, program, and event listings before you visit and come prepared with your official proof of vaccination and government-issued photo ID.