COVID-19 measures, updates, and guidance for marine transportation issued by Transport Canada

COVID-19 border measures end on October 1, 2022

Starting October 1, 2022, all COVID-19 border requirements, including vaccination, mandatory use of ArriveCAN, and any testing and quarantine/isolation requirements will end for all travellers entering Canada whether by land, air or sea.

Until then, find out if you can enter Canada and use ArriveCAN before you enter.

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Guidance for marine industry

Interim Orders

Ship Safety Bulletins


Bulletin number


September 30, 2022 22/2022 Guidance for cruise operators to mitigate risks associated with COVID-19

Marine Security Notification


MSN number


May 10, 2022


Special Marine Security Notification – 2022-003

May 11, 2021


Special Marine Security Notification – 2021-005 (This Special MSN has been replaced by Special MSN 2022-003)

Other COVID-19 related resources