Travel

For the most up-to-date travel advice, please refer to: https://travel.gc.ca/travelling/health-safety/travel-health-notices/221.

If you have travelled anywhere outside Canada, upon return to Canada, you must do the following:

  • As of midnight March 25, anyone that has travelled outside of Canada will be subject to a mandatory 14-day period of self-isolation. Some provinces and territories may have specific recommendations for certain groups such as health care workers. Learn more about self-isolation tips.
  • Monitor your health for fever, cough or difficulty breathing.
  • Wash your hands often for 20 seconds and cover your mouth and nose with your arm when coughing or sneezing.

Employees travelling on college business

Effective immediately and until further notice, there will be no business-related travel, domestic or international, for all college employees. All other discretionary travel should be avoided, if possible. For regular meetings, on and off campus, the college strongly encourages employees to use options such as phone-in, Skype, Zoom and video conferencing.

March break travel for personal reasons

The Government has advised Canadians to avoid all non-essential travel outside of the country.


Frequently asked questions

I am planning to travel in the coming days. What should I do?

The Government has advised Canadians to avoid all non-essential travel outside of the country.

Visit this website for travel information.

If I am traveling with someone who has symptoms of the flu, or the area that I visited is now a virus “hotspot” do I need to self-isolate before returning to work?

The college is abiding by the recommendations of public health authorities, and will follow the prescribed protocols. Please refer to Hamilton Public Health’s website for information for returning travellers.