COVID-19: Meetings and Events

The Ministry of Health's Roadmap to Reopen, sets out public health and workplace safety measures for all businesses, services and public spaces, including settings in which meetings and events may occur. For specific details, see Ontario Regulation 263/20 Rules for Areas in Step 2.

Meeting and event spaces, including conference centres and convention centres must operate under the following conditions:

  • Indoor areas closed with exceptions, such as:
    • child care
    • court and government services
    • social services
    • health services
    • collective bargaining and mental health/addiction services up to 10 people
    • in-person exams for limited fields/occupations up to 50 people
  • Outdoor areas open with restrictions including, but not limited to:
    • no more than 10 people per table
    • patrons must remain seated
    • no dancing or singing
    • active screening
    • limited hours for the sale, service and consumption of liquor


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Last Updated: 05/01/2022