COVID-19: Clarifications on exemptions to COVID-19 measures for the construction industry

To further clarify the construction industry’s exemptions under special measures in the Health Protection Order, the government has stated that:

·      Construction sites will be permitted to have more than 5 individuals working at a time,

·      The 14-day self-isolation for individuals crossing the provincial border will not apply to construction workers or trades.

Please note that officers at the border will provide individuals that are essential with a chit. This paper can be displayed on your dash so that you can bypass lineups at the border.