Moving Forward Step 5

(Estimated timeline September 12, 2021)


  • The level of disease is low and transmission is controlled within PEI, Atlantic provinces, and Canada.
  • Second of two doses of vaccine received by 80% of PEI residents age 12 and older

PEI Public Health Measures

Public Health Measures

  • Some public health measures will continue for certain sectors and activities
  • Easing of physical distancing measures
  • Further easing of non-medical mask requirements

Family and Friends

  • No personal gathering limits

Organized Gatherings

  • No organized gathering limits

Sport and Recreation

  • No restrictions

Business and NGOs

  • No restrictions

Education and Child Care

  • Full-time classroom learning in K-12, with the possibility of targeted cohorting based on vaccination
  • Full-time classroom learning in post-secondary, possibly based on vaccination, with online learning options
  • Licensed and unlicensed child care centres at 100% capacity

Long Term Care

  • Unrestricted visitation if vaccination threshold is maintained

Travel-Related Public Health Measures

Travel Guidance

  • Consider travel risks carefully and avoid travel to areas with a high incidence of COVID-19

Pre-Travel Approval and Travel Streams

  • No pre-travel approval or travel streams for visitors from Canadian provinces and territories

Travel-Related Isolation and Testing (including PEI residents)

  • Some isolation and testing measures recommended for unvaccinated and partially-vaccinated travellers
  • International travel dependent on federal measures

Border Screening

  • No border screening

Frequently asked QuestionsFAQ bubble box

What to know more about travel regulations? When gathering limits will increase? Regulations for education and long term care? The answers to these and more can be found on the Moving Forward frequently asked questions page.

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May 27, 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