Government of OntarioEffective 05 Jan 2022 at 12:01 AM, Ontario will be rolling back the road map to re-opening program to a modified version of the step two of the Ontario COVID 19 restrictions.

The restrictions, including those previously announced on 26 December 2021 regarding LTC facilities now include the following:

  1. Indoor dinning closed,
  2. Outdoor dinning, takeout, drive thru and delivery are still allowed,
  3. Social gathering limits reduced to 5 people indoors, 10 people outdoors,
  4. Retail stores, malls, public libraries and personal care services limited to 50% capacity,
  5. Wedding, funeral and religious services reduced to 50% per room,
  6. Outdoor services must have 2-meter social distancing between all attendees,
  7. Employees must work remotely unless they are required to be on site,
  8. Restrictions on indoor sports, gyms, zoo’s, galleries, attractions and event spaces reinstated,
  9. Schools will remain closed until at least 17 Jan 2022

To learn more and for assistance preparing and implementing a sound COVID 19 response plan and policies appropriate for your workplace, contact your RMG Consultant, or any member of the RMG team at We’ll respond promptly.