Government Restrictions

Travel Restrictions - Canada

On June 16, the Government of Canada announced that the Canada- U.S. border to remain closed to non-essential travel until Jan 21, 2021.

On June 8, the Canada Border Services Agency announces changes to travel restrictions for immediate family members of Canadian citizens and permanent resident. Learn more here.

For more information on travel restrictions:

Government of Alberta

Travellers entering Alberta from outside Canada

Learn what to do if you recently returned to Alberta from outside Canada and find flights with confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus.Read here.

Albertans are legally required to isolate for:

  • 14 days if they returned from travel outside Canada or are a close contact of someone with COVID-19
  • 10 days if they have any COVID-19 symptoms not related to a pre-existing illness or health condition: cough, fever, shortness of breath, runny nose or sore throat

If you have symptoms, take the online assessment to arrange testing.

Travel between provinces

Non-essential travel outside the province is not recommended. For more information, please visit Alberta's relaunch strategy.


  • Air Canada (and Air Canada Rouge) has issued a response to COVID-19 here
  • WestJet has issued a response to COVID-19 here.
  • Swoop has issued a response to COVID-19 here

Travel Restrictions - Canada-U.S.

The Canada-U.S. border to remain closed to non-essential travel until Jan.21, 2020.

Gathering Restrictions

Indoor and outdoor gatherings are currently prohibited by the Government of Alberta. Learn more

Quarantine Restrictions

Read the quarantine requirements set by the Canadian Governmnent: Quarantine Regulations Act

Health restrictions

View the latest public health restrictions from Alberta Health here.