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Find out what COVID-19 public health measures and restrictions are in place for Mississauga.
A stay at home order and a declaration of emergency is in effect across Ontario, including Mississauga. The 9 Response Framework (colour-coded zones) is paused during this time.
You must stay at home. You should only go out for necessities, such as:
Businesses must ensure that all employees work from home if they can.
Do not travel outside your region or the province unless absolutely necessary.
Get more details about the regulation on Ontario’s COVID-19 website.
Organizers of private gatherings that exceed these limits can receive a minimum fine of $10,000 and a temporary closure order. Individuals can also receive tickets of $750.
This does not apply to wedding receptions, only wedding ceremonies.
Only essential stores such as grocery, pharmacy, and convenience stores are open for in-person shopping during the stay at home order.
Learn more about the impact of the stay at home order:
Peel Public Health is leading the COVID-19 response in Mississauga. Follow these recommended actions from Peel to stay safe and take care of each other.
Additional measures have also been issued in Peel under Section 22 of the Ontario Health Protection and Promotion Act.
On April 12, The Ontario government announced that following spring break, students in Ontario will continue with online learning due to community spread and the rising COVID-19 cases.
Data will be assessed on an ongoing basis and health officials will be consulted to determine when it will be safe to resume in-person learning.
On April 20, 2021, Peel Public Health issued an updated Section 22 order on workplaces that directs all businesses with five or more cases of COVID-19 in the previous 14 days to close for 10 days where:
Learn more about this directive from Peel Public Health.
A face covering or face mask in indoor public spaces is required under a City By-law until June 30, 2021.
Learn more about Mississauga’s face covering requirements