NOTICE RE: COVID 19

Indoor funeral services
• Indoor funeral services are permitted with physical distancing of two metres (six feet) between people.
• No capacity limit, except for the physical distancing requirement.
• Masks or face coverings are required indoors.
• Passive screening continues: There must be passive screening of guests, meaning have COVID signage at the entrance for guests to self-assess. (Here’s a link to the BAO’s screening sign, found on our COVID-19 web section.)
• Guests must still be logged to enable contact tracing. Records must be kept for 30 days.
• All attendees and staff must adhere to local public health unit restrictions.

 

Outdoor funerals / Services at cemeteries
• No capacity limit, except for the physical distancing requirement.
• Cemeteries can restrict access as they deem necessary, as usual.
• All attendees and staff must adhere to local public health unit restrictions.