Toronto, April 21, 2020
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stated during his daily COVID-19 update on Saturday April 18, 2020, that Canada and the U.S. had come to an agreement to extend the border closure to non-essential travel by another 30 days. The mutual agreement put in place last month was set to expire on April 21, 2020.
Consequently, an exception to the order to self-isolate for 14 days is being provided to workers who are essential to the movement of goods and people. For example, this exemption would apply to: