The Economic Development department is committed to working closely with local businesses and partners to support economic recovery in Oakville.
As of September 22, 2021, Ontarians will need to be fully vaccinated and provide their proof of vaccination along with photo ID to access certain public settings and facilities.
Dr. Hamidah Meghani, Halton's Medical Officer of Health, recommneds all local employers have a workplace COVID-19 vaccination policy.
For workplaces with more than 100 workers physically present, Halton Region Public Health requires mandatory COVID-19 safety plan and vaccination policies in place by September 22, 2021. See Instructions for the Medical Officer of Health for more information.
For more information, visit halton.ca
Ontario is currently in Step Three of the Roadmap to Reopen. The Provincial government is pausing the exit from the Roadmap. The Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts will continue to monitor the data to determine when it is safe to exit the Roadmap.
For questions regarding impacts to your business or employment, call Ontario's Stop the Spread Business Information Line at 1-888-444-3659.
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