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COVID-19 provincial health and safety guidelines

Health and safety guidelines and procedures remain vital for productions across Canada.

For more information please check your provincial guidelines, mandates, and resources.

British Columbia

Creative BC
As part of the BC Motion Picture Industry Covid-19 Best Practices Coalition, the CMPA helped develop the B.C. Pandemic Production Guide

Newfoundland and Labrador

Newfoundland and Labrador Guidelines

New Brunswick

New Brunswick Communicable Disease Prevention prepared by WorkSafeNB

Northwest Territories

Please contact the office of the Film Commissioner if you need assistance including filming during COVID

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Guidelines prepared by Screen Nova Scotia, as approved by the Government of Nova Scotia
Screen Nova Scotia


Ontario Creates “Ready to Roll”
The CMPA, through its participation on Section 21 Committee, developed a set of health guidelines for all productions filming in Ontario, approved by the Government of Ontario. Copy of the guidelines can be found here

Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island Guidelines prepared by Film PEI in conjunction with PEI Public Health


Quebec Guidelines
To complement this guide, the Association québécoise de la production médiatique (AQPM) has developed a workplace health and safety toolkit for producers