Public Health Instructions for Owners/Operators of Indoor Sports Facilities

Northern Ontario’s seven Medical Officers of Health have issued instructions to facility operators under the Reopening Ontario Act requiring anyone aged 12 and older coaching, officiating, or volunteering at indoor organized sports to provide proof of vaccination unless a medical exemption applies. 

Date Issued: September 29, 2021 

Date Effective: October 14, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.


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Frequently Asked Questions    


Helpful Resources

Workplace or Business Regulation Questions

  • Stop the Spread Business Information Line (For All Businesses): 1-888-444-3659. 
  • Questions can be submitted directly to the Ministry of Health via their Contact Us page.

Thunder Bay District Health Unit Workplace Resources 

  • Visit our website: COVID-19 and the Workplace.
  • Sign-up for the TBDHU Wellness@Work newsletter.
  • COVID-19 Information Line: (807) 625-5900 or Toll-Free at 1-866-892-0172.

Guidance Documents to Support Businesses and Organizations with Proof of Vaccination 

Last Updated: 29/09/2021