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Public Exposures

Flight, cruise and places or events with a confirmed case of COVID-19 are listed here.

As of March 25, 2020 it is mandatory, under the Quarantine Act that anyone arriving in British Columbia from outside of Canada to self-isolate and monitor for symptoms for 14 days upon their arrival and complete/register a self-isolation plan. Learn more about self-isolation at our dedicated page

Flights

The information available here is updated as we become aware of flights with an origin or destination in British Columbia with a case of COVID-19 on board. If you have travelled to/from other parts of Canada, and are concerned about potential in-flight exposure, please check for similar information posted on other provincial public health web sites or the federal government web site

International

Passengers seated near a case of COVID-19 who was recognized after arrival will no longer be directly notified of their potential exposure. Travel outside of Canada is not recommended at this time.  

Cases identified on the following flights:

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Flights prior to May 2020 with a case of COVID-19 have been archived.

Domestic 

Effective March 27th, B.C. no longer directly contacts passengers from domestic flights who were seated near a confirmed case during the flight. Instead, that information is posted online (see below). Passengers in the ‘affected seats’ listed below may have been exposed to COVID-19 and should self-isolate and monitor for symptoms for 14 days following the flight. Other passengers are not required to self-isolate but should self-monitor for onset of symptoms for 14 days after the flight. For flights with ‘affected seats’ not specified, we recommend that flight passengers self-isolate and monitor for symptoms for 14 days following the flight.

Cases identified on the following flights: 

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The information available here is updated as we become aware of flights with an origin or destination in British Columbia with a case of COVID-19 on board. If you have travelled to/from other parts of Canada, and are concerned about potential in-flight exposure, please check for similar information posted on other provincial public health web sites.

Flights prior to May 2020 with a case of COVID-19 have been archived.

Work sites

Effective June 15th 2020, the COVID-19 outbreak at Kearl Lake oil sands work site in Alberta has been declared over, and workers returning to BC are no longer required to self-isolate.

Other work site outbreaks that have been declared over have been archived.

Cruises

Cruise passengers include travellers from around the world who may have been on cruise ships from areas with known or unknown spread of COVID-19. The virus can spread quickly on board cruise ships due to close contact between passengers. Notifications were sent to passengers on cruises with confirmed COVID-19 case(s) on board. A list of the affected cruises has been archived.

Long distance bus & train travel

A list of the buses and trains with a case of COVID-19 has been archived.

Public events

Public events where people may have been exposed to COVID-19 have been archived.



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