Guidance for event planning (COVID-19)

When planning on hosting an event either indoors or outdoors, it’s important to be COVID-safe. Being COVID-safe means assessing your actions, thinking things through, and taking deliberate precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. A successful COVID-safe event must follow the letter of  instruction (LOI) and public health measures, advice and restrictions (Government of Ontario) and includes proof of vaccination when applicable (Government of Ontario).

Here are a few tips you should follow when planning an event:

For size limits on indoor and outdoor organized events or social gatherings and other instructions please visit in Regulation 364/20 under Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020, S.O. 2020, c. 17 (Government of Ontario).

For large scale events, please refer to the following sections for further information:

Learn more about organized public events and social gatherings from the Government of Ontario.

This item was last modified on January 7, 2022