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March 21, 2022

On March 1, 2022, Kitchener made changes at City facilities to align with provincial changes to COVID-19 restrictions. Proof of vaccination is not required to enter city facilities and indoor capacity limits have been lifted. Masks are not required in indoor city settings.

For more information, call us 24/7 at 519-741-2345. For Region of Waterloo or Public Health information, call 519-575-4400. 

This page is updated regularly. Click the green button at the right side of the page to get updates as soon as they’re posted.

How we’re keeping you safe 

The City remains committed to keeping patrons, visitors, and staff safe through enhanced cleaning and disinfection, regular maintenance of ventilation systems and air filter replacement, and asking staff and patrons to follow all current public health guidance related to screening and wearing masks. 

COVID-19 vaccine

The Province of Ontario is leading distribution of the COVID-19 vaccines in Ontario. Learn about vaccines on their website.

You can register for a vaccine either through the Region of Waterloo or a participating pharmacy:

The City of Kitchener has implemented a policy that will require all active employees, volunteers and students to provide verification of full COVID-19 vaccination.

Helpful links

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve around the world and in our local community, the health and wellbeing of Kitchener residents remains our top priority.