COVID-19 Alert Level System - PEI

The Chief Public Health Office has developed an alert level system to support planning during COVID-19. The primary goals of the pandemic response in PEI are to minimize serious illness and mortality, and reduce societal disruption. There are three levels of alerts: New Normal, Caution and Restricted.COVID-19 alert level graphic for Prince Edward Island

PEI is currently at COVID-19 Alert Level: Caution.

Beginning Saturday, 13 March 2021, the following post circuit breaker measures are in place until mid April 2021. The measures will be reassessed throughout.

These restrictions override all other existing sector specific public health guidance.

Click on the following link for information on how the Circuit Breaker Measures impact personal and public gatherings, recreation, businesses and NGOs, child care, health care, public services, education and training, and long-term care. 

New Normal

Learn more about the NEW NORMAL


Learn more about the CAUTION level


Learn more about the RESTRICTED level

Throughout the alert levels:

  • priority must be put on services and supports areas for those most vulnerable (e.g. mental health, children, addiction, seniors, etc.)
  • phase-specific public guidance applies.
Published date: 
March 13, 2021
Health and Wellness

General Inquiries

Department of Health and Wellness
4th Floor North, Shaw Building
105 Rochford Street
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6414
Fax: 902-368-4121