The Regional Municipality Of York

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During these changing and unprecedented times, York Region continues to take decisive and meaningful action to protect residents, businesses and staff from COVID-19. York Region is in constant collaboration with provincial and national health agencies, receiving regular updates as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves. This allows the Region to take well-informed and meaningful steps towards stopping the spread of COVID-19.

All York Region residents are asked to:

  • Stay home as much as possible
  • Practice physical distancing with anyone outside of your social circle by staying 2-metres away from others when out completing essential activities or wear a 2-layer non-medical face covering when physical distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wear a face mask or covering when inside public places
  • Wash your hands with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands

It is important to monitor yourself for symptoms of COVID-19 and seek assessment and testing if necessary.

If you have any severe symptoms, such as difficulty breathing or chest pain, call 911.


York Region reports daily on COVID-19 data related to number of cases, assessment centres, lab results and outbreaks.

Help stop the spread. COVID-19 can be deadly. Find out what steps you can take to help stop the spread.

Symptoms of COVID-19 range from mild to severe. Find out specifics on how to get testing and treatment if you have symptoms.

York Region continues to provide support for health professionals related to COVID-19.

York Region is providing resources and support to families with young children during COVID-19.

York Region is connecting residents to resources, services, programs and support during the COVID-19 pandemic.

York Region is following the provincial lead with respect to reopening businesses, services and public spaces during COVID-19.

York Region remains committed to providing businesses with trusted, dependable and timely updates about COVID-19.

York Region is working hard with its partners to support everyone impacted by COVID-19.

Face mask and covering are mandatory inside all commercial establishments in York Region.

Fact sheets, guidance documents, informational material and multimedia about COVID-19.

Information for parents, students, administrators and educators for a safe school year during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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