Toronto, January 14, 2022
There has been some misinformation reported regarding the requirements for truckers entering Canada as of January 15, 2022. These requirements have been reconfirmed in a statement issued by the Public Health Agency of Canada on January 13th, as per the following link:
The key points of clarification are as follows:
A Canadian truck driver who is not fully vaccinated cannot be denied entry into Canada – Canadian citizens, persons registered under the Indian Act and permanent residents may enter Canada by right. As was announced in November, starting January 15th, unvaccinated Canadian truck drivers entering Canada will need to meet requirements for pre-entry, arrival and Day 8 testing, as well as quarantine requirements.
Also, as of January 15, 2022, unvaccinated or partially vaccinated foreign national truck drivers, coming to Canada from the U.S. by land, will be directed back to the United States.
To qualify as a fully vaccinated traveller and to enter Canada, foreign national truck drivers must:
For more information, please call David Lychek, Director – Ocean & Air Services at (905) 882-4880, ext. 1207.