COVID-19: Travellers & Canadians Abroad
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Frequently updated, the BC Centre for Disease Control has information about COVID-19, how to protect yourself, your family and your community, what to do if you suspect you have the virus, as well as directives for businesses, organizations and travellers.
Call 1-888-COVID19 (1-888-268-4319) or text 604-630-0300 for non-medical information about COVID-19, including the latest information on travel recommendations and social distancing. Information is available in more than 110 languages from7:30 am to 8 pm.
Travel advisories and information for travellers coming to Canada, travel exemptions, and safety and security abroad.
Canadians, and, in exceptional circumstances, Canadian permanent residents, outside the country who are directly impacted by COVID-19 will be able to apply for an emergency repayable loan to facilitate their return to Canada and to cover basic essential needs while they work towards their return.