PROVINCIAL UPDATE: City of Toronto Mandating Stricter Restrictions

Published November 11, 2020


  • City of Toronto Mandating Stricter Restrictions – Transitioning into Red Zone of Ontario’s COVID-19 Response Framework as of November 14th:
    • The new protections would come into effect at 12:01 a.m. this Saturday and include:
      • Social gatherings should only be with those you live with and/or one or two essential supports
      • Restrict close contacts only to those you live with and your essential supports
      • Limit in-person activities outside the home to essential activities only – going to work or school, health care, shopping for your household and health needs, and getting exercise and physical activity
      • Businesses and workplaces should implement work from home wherever possible
      • Businesses should review their HVAC systems to ensure they are in good working order
      • Workplaces should appoint a compliance officer to ensure implementation of occupational health and safety and infection prevention and control measures
      • Indoor dining will remain closed
      • Indoor fitness classes are not permitted
      • Meeting and event spaces will remain closed
      • In malls, patrons should not be permitted to consume food or drink while walking through malls
    • For complete details click HERE
  • Casinos, bingo halls and other gaming establishments will remain closed