Provincial and Federal Updates

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British Columbia’s Provincial Health Officer has declared a public health emergency. This declaration allows the provincial health officer to facilitate an even faster response to the rapidly changing situation and enact further measures to protect British Columbians.

May 6, 2020 COVID-19 update from the province: BC’s Restart Plan introduced:

Take 5 and Take the Survey – The Public Health Agency of Canada would appreciate your help in promoting Statistics Canada’s ongoing survey on the Impacts of COVID-19 on Canadians. The survey has ten questions and takes approximately five minutes to complete. This data collection will help gather information on how COVID-19 is affecting Canadians’ physical and mental health, as well as their social and employment situation. Getting information on this topic is vital to effectively assess the needs of communities and implement suitable support measures during and after the pandemic.

Vancouver Island Coastal Tourism Resiliency Program – providing Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands and Sunshine Coast tourism businesses with meaningful, hands-on guidance and support to navigate the immediate impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, adapt and work towards long-term resiliency. Register for the Program

MINISTERIAL ORDERS

  • 2020_M082 – Bylaw Officer
  • 2020_M083 – Local Government meetings
  • 2020_M084 –  Local Authorities and Essential Goods and Supplies

CONTACT:
District of Sooke
250-642-1634  info@sooke.ca
Staff Email Directory
Fire Department and Emergency Operations Centre (EOC)
250-642-5422  SEPDirector@sooke.ca