As of Thursday, Nov. 12th the province of Manitoba has moved to the Critical level (red) on the #RestartMB Pandemic Response System.
The following measures are currently in place:
|SECTOR||Restrictions under Provincial Red level|
|Gathering sizes||Reduce social contact to members of your household only.|
|Restaurants and bars||Closed – take-out, drive-thru and delivery only.|
|Retail||Retail businesses on the list of critical services remain open at 25 per cent
capacity. Examples of critical services include businesses related to:
All other retail businesses limited to e-service, curb-side pick-up, or delivery.
Blended learning (in-class and online) for grades 9 to 12 where distancing
cannot be achieved will continue as per status quo. Kindergarten to Grade 8
students may be offered a temporary remote learning option for the duration
of the Restricted level (Orange).
All other public health measures are still in effect.
Schools are advised to ensure as much physical distancing as possible (2
metres). Cohorts or remote/blended learning is required when this is not
|Health-care system||Where non-urgent and elective surgeries and/or procedures may be
impacted, patients will be contacted directly if their scheduled appointments
or procedures are affected. Patients who are not contacted should show up
to their appointments as scheduled.
In-patient visitation to hospitals or health centres will be suspended, with
exceptions made on a case-by-case basis for patients receiving end-of-life
care, in labour and delivery, as well as in pediatrics.
Designated family caregivers may continue to visit personal care homes.
General visitation may be suspended with exceptions in place for end-of-life
care. General visitation to outdoor visitation shelters will be implemented,
|Sports and Recreation
|All recreational facilities, group sports, arcades, bowling, etc. suspended.
All indoor and outdoor sport facilities closed.
Day camps, dance and theatre classes closed.
|Gyms and Fitness||All must close.|
|Casinos and VLTs||All must close.|
|Museums, Galleries and
|All must close.|
|One-time or Occasional
|No social gatherings permitted. Social contacts must be limited to household
|Movies Theatres and
|All must close.|
|Community, Cultural and
|All must close or provide services virtually.|
|Personal services||All sites must close including hair salons, barbers and sites offering
manicures, pedicures and other esthetic services.
|Therapeutic care||Regulated professions and massage therapists can continue to provide
|Weddings and funerals||Limited to five people, socially distanced, plus an officiant.|
|Film production||Production must cease.|