Most provincial government sites and services are open during office hours with some restrictions and exceptions, as noted below. Call ahead to confirm hours of service and location.

Access PEI sites and services

  • Access PEI in Charlottetown is extending Saturday morning hours (9-12) until the end of November.
    • Senior's hours (over 60) continue on Tuesday morning in Ch'town.
    • Island residents can also phone or email for services (such as drivers license or vehicle registration renewal) from anywhere in PEI - 902-838-0600 or email
  • Access PEI O’Leary, Summerside, Wellington, Charlottetown and Souris locations are open to the public.
    • Service is reserved for seniors only (age 60+) on Tuesdays from 8:00 am to 11:30 am.
    • Use online services, if available.
  • Access PEI Montague is open to the public:
  • Alberton and Tignish locations open on alternate weeks.

Agriculture and Forestry Services

  • PEI Agricultural Insurance Corporation - Kensington Office (7 Gerald McCarville Drive) is open
  • Forestry and Wildlife services (183 Upton Road) by appointment only
  • Domestic Burning Permit: Online Application
  • Apply for Hedgerow Planting  
  • View Fire Weather Index


Courts cases are heard by video, audio, and in-person as appropriate. Visit Courts - COVID-19 Impacts.

Due to construction on the Harbourside Access Road, you must access the Provincial Court in Charlottetown via the walkway off Water Street between the Court of Appeal/Supreme Court building and the office of the Crown Attorney.


All 26 public library locations are open to the public to borrow books, DVDs, musical instruments and to use public computers.

Online Services


See more online services for education, family and community, health and others.

Business, Organizations and Non-profit Groups:

  • Apply for Tourism Interest Relief for PEI tourism operators
  • Request Fisheries Interest Relief for PEI fishers
  • Apply for temporary wage top-up for essential workers 
  • Apply for COVID-19 adaptation assistance for not-for-profits, and non-governmental organizations
  • Apply for an Electrical Permit
  • Apply to the Active Transportation Fund

Have a suggested online service? Contact the Web Digital Office.

Other Services and Locations

To allow for screening, clients are asked to book an appointment before arriving at any of the following offices:


Published date: 
November 24, 2020
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