Health Protection Act Order

To slow the spread of COVID-19, a Health Protection Act Order and public health directives are in effect.

  • Practise social distancing – stay 2 metres (6 feet) apart from other people.
  • Immediately self-isolate for 14 days if you’ve returned from outside Nova Scotia.
  • Certain businesses and organizations need to close or reduce their operations.

See what it means for Nova Scotians.

State of emergency

The Government of Nova Scotia has declared a provincial state of emergency.