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Re-opening the Province Framework

Framework for Reopening our Province (July 13, 2020) - PDF available here

Reopening Ontario After COVID-19

Stage 1 of Re-opening Ontario

Stage 2 of Re-opening Ontario

Stage 3 of Re-opening Ontario

Health & Safety Guidelines for Hotels

Resources to prevent COVID-19 in the workplace Find sector-specific guidelines and posters to help protect workers, customers and the general public from coronavirus (COVID-19) in Ontario.

Guidelines for Meeting & Event Facilities:

PROVINCIAL:

Guidance for Professional Meeting and Event Facilities During COVID-19

Events & event spaces (e.g. convention centres, weddings and funerals) - Stage 3 – July 31

MUNICIPAL:

Please refer to Guidelines for municipalities in the Greater Toronto Area here: https://www.gtha.com/Covid-19/MunicipalGovernment 

NOTE: Local health units have the authority to establish their own rules, please refer to your local health unit here: https://www.gtha.com/COVID19PublicHealthResources

Guidelines for Bars & Restaurants:

PROVINCIAL:

Fire Prevention Week: Guidelines for the Safe Use of Heaters on Outdoor Patios

-  Patio Heaters Safety Guidelines

Ontario Implementing Additional Measures at Bars and Restaurants to Help Limit the Spread of COVID-19 (July 31, 2020)

AGCO: Changes to Tied House Liquor Sales Licence Requirements

AGCO: Liquor sales licensees may extend their patios for the duration of 2020 once permitted to open 

AGCO: Liquor sales licensees may now sell liquor for takeout or delivery along with food

MUNICIPAL:

Please refer to Guidelines for municipalities in the Greater Toronto Area here: https://www.gtha.com/Covid-19/MunicipalGovernment 

NOTE: Local health units have the authority to establish their own rules, please refer to your local health unit here: https://www.gtha.com/COVID19PublicHealthResources

Guidelines for Gyms, Pools, Spas & Water Recreational Facilities:

PROVINCIAL:

Facilities for sports and recreational fitness activities

MUNICIPAL:

Please refer to Guidelines for municipalities in the Greater Toronto Area here: https://www.gtha.com/Covid-19/MunicipalGovernment 

NOTE: Local health units have the authority to establish their own rules, please refer to your local health unit here: https://www.gtha.com/COVID19PublicHealthResources

Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB)

WSIB Financial Relief Repayment

Employment Standards Act (ESA):

Hotel Association of Canada Resources:

Guidance for Employers to Plan & Respond to Coronavirus 

Temporary Guidelines for Modified Operations

Hotel Operating Procedures – Self-Isolation

FAQ: Taking Care of Employees and Guests 

Travel Restrictions

Travel Restrictions, Exemptions and Advice

Returning to Work Resources:

COVID Alert App

-  Download the marketing bundle here

Print Poster

The Canadian Payroll Association: Payroll and COVID-19

Dentons: Return To Work Employer Toolkit

In this toolkit, you will find discussion of the following topics:

A. Temporary layoffs: Extensions, recalls, and other Issues
B. Flexible work arrangements
C. Managing workplace health and safety
D. Other considerations

Archived News: Covid-19 Industry Resources