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Orders in Council, Canada has Issued Latest Order on Travel Advisory

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 29, Sep 2020

Orders in Council, Canada has Issued Latest Order on Travel Advisory The Canadian government has announced a latest update on the existing travel measures and advisory. The government has extended the existing limitations on travel to Canada, until Halloween, next month. The IRCC first implemented these containment measures from March 18 to June 30, 2020.

Since then the government has announced various exemptions and it is extending the restrictions as well after analyzing the status with regard to the Covid-19.

Latest Update on Travel measures

As per the latest order past by the Canadian government Orders in Council, existing containment measures will be extended until October 31- the Halloween Day.

In the first quarter looking at the Covid-19 situation, the Canadian government took some containment measures and closed its borders from March 18 to June 30. Since that time, these measures are being analyzed periodically by the government and accordingly they are taking the decision of exemptions as well as the further extensions of the same. However, there are some exemptions as well to these travel limitations.

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Exemptions to the Travel Measures

Find below a few exceptions to the ongoing travel limitations:
  • Canadian Permanent residents
  • Canadian citizens
  • Immediate family members of Canadian citizens and permanent residents
  • A few people who have been approved for Canada PR visa
  • A few temporary foreign workers
  • A few international students, etc.
However, the travelers under exempt category (except crew members, health workers, etc.) still have to adhere to the mandatory self-quarantine period of 14 days (for the foreign travelers to Canada) will also stay until the end of September.

Canada continues to accept new PR applications

Although, the Canadian government is keeping an eye on the status of Covid-19 in the country, however, at no point it has stopped accepting the new Permanent Residence applications.

The Express Entry system as well as the Provincial Nominee Programs of Canada continues to hold the periodic draws and issue invitations to the selected candidates.

If you wish to confirm the latest update about the Canada immigration or want to apply PR visa, study visa, family sponsored visa, etc. in Canada this year, you may contact our Canada immigration expert on Toll Free Number- 78-18-000-77. You can also drop us an e-mail on our e-mail id-


Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

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