Ontario Roadmap to Reopen at a Glance

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Ontario Roadmap to Reopen

Roadmap to Reopen at a glance :

Subject / SectorBefore Step OneStep OneStep TwoStep Three
RetailEssential retail at 25% capacity;Other restrictions apply to some essential retailers (e.g. restricted hours, appointments required, etc.)In-store shopping at discount and big box retailers limited to essential goodsCurbside pick-up or delivery for non-essential retailRestrictions on shopping mallsEssential retail at 25% capacity and and can sell all goods (including discount and big box)Non-essential retail at 15% capacityRetail stores in malls closed unless the stores have a street facing entrance.Essential retail at 50% capacityNon-essential retail at 25% capacityEssential and non-essential retail open with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing
Liquor storesOpen at 25% capacity, with restricted hoursOpen at 25% capacityOpen at 50% capacityOpen with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing
Restaurants and barsOpen for take-out, drive-through and delivery serviceOutdoor dining with 4 people per table and other restrictionsOutdoor dining with 6 people per table and other restrictionsKaraoke permitted with restrictions (outdoor)Indoor dining with capacity and some other restrictionsOutdoor dining with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancingBuffets permittedKaraoke permitted with restrictions
Personal care servicesClosedClosedSensory deprivation pods permitted when prescribed by a regulated health professionalOpen at 25% capacity to maximum of 5 peopleAppointment requiredServices that require the removal of a face covering not permittedOnly patrons being served can be in the settingOpen with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing and other restrictions
Sports and recreational fitness facilitiesClosed for indoor use except for high-performance athletes, child care, mental health and addiction support services, social services, and physical therapy (subject to conditions)Outdoor team sports – training only, 10 people max, 3m distanceClosed for indoor use except for high-performance athletes, social services, and physical therapyOutdoor sports leagues openTraining for professional or amateur athletes and/or competitionsIndoor open, with some restrictionsOutdoor open, with some restrictions
Personal fitness and trainingClosed – no indoor or outdoor sports or recreational classes at any indoor or outdoor sport and recreational facilitiesOutdoor fitness classes – 10 people max, 3m distanceOutdoor personal training – 10 people max, 3m distanceOutdoor sports training only – 10 people max, 3m distanceOutdoor fitness classes – 25 people max, 3m distanceOutdoor personal training – 25 people max, 3m distanceIndoor open, with some restrictionsOutdoor open, with some restrictions
Outdoor recreational amenitiesOpen, including golf courses, tennis courts, skateboarding parks, sports fields, BMX and skate parks, shooting ranges and archery ranges, and others, with restrictions.Horse riding permitted, with restrictionsNo outdoor sports or recreational classes are permitted.OpenOpenOpen
Water featuresSplash pads, spray padsOutdoor pools, splash pads, spray pads, whirlpools, wading pools and water slides open with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancingOutdoor pools, splash pads, spray pads, whirlpools, wading pools and water slides open with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancingIndoor and outdoor pools, splash pads, spray pads, whirlpools, wading pools and water slides open with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing
Meeting and event spacesClosed with exceptions for certain purposes including social services, government operations, court services, in-person examinations for select professions (subject to conditions)Closed with exceptions for certain purposes including social services, government operations, court services, in-person examinations for select professions (subject to conditions)Outdoor spaces open at 25% capacity and other restrictionsIndoor meeting and event spaces closed, with exceptions for certain purposes, and except for viewing for potential booking of a future eventIndoor spaces open with capacity and other restrictions, including for tradeshows, conferences and exhibitions
Day campsClosedOpen based on guidance from the Chief Medical Officer of HealthOpen based on guidance from the Chief Medical Officer of HealthOpen based on guidance from the Chief Medical Officer of Health
Overnight campsClosedClosedOpen based on guidance from the Chief Medical Officer of Health, including epidemiological context and other specific conditionsOpen based on guidance from the Chief Medical Officer of Health, including epidemiological context and other specific conditions
Commercial film/TV productionOpen with no audienceNo more than 50 performers on setDistance or equipment requirements for crew, hair and makeup services, and musiciansMust comply with industry guidancePost-production, visual effects, animation studios openOpen with no audienceNo more than 50 performers on setDistance or equipment requirements for crew, hair and makeup services, and musiciansMust comply with industry guidancePost-production, visual effects, animation studios openOpen with no audienceDistance or equipment requirements for crew, hair and makeup services, and musiciansMust comply with industry guidancePost-production, visual effects, animation studios openOpen with capacity restrictions for studio audiences.Distance or equipment requirements for crew, hair and makeup services, and musiciansMust comply with industry guidancePost-production, visual effects, animation studios open
Performing artsClosedClosedIndoor closed, permitted only for the purpose of rehearsing or performing a recorded or broadcasted eventOutdoor open, including live music, with capacity and other restrictionsIndoor open, including live music, with capacity and other restrictionsOutdoor open, including live music, with capacity restrictions
CinemasClosedDrive-in openIndoor closedOutdoor open with capacity and other restrictionsIndoor open with capacity and other restrictionsOutdoor open with capacity and other restrictions
Casino, bingo halls and gaming establishmentsClosedClosedClosedOpen with capacity and other restrictions
Horse RacingTraining onlyNo members of the public permitted at the facilityOutdoor with capacity and crew restrictionsNo spectatorsOpen with spectator capacity and other restrictionsOpen with spectator capacity and other restrictions
Motorsports and speedwaysClosedOutdoor with capacity and crew restrictionsNo spectatorsOpen with spectator capacity and other restrictionsOpen with spectator capacity and other restrictions
Weddings, funerals and religious services, rites and ceremonies(Does not apply to receptions)Max 10 persons indoorsMax 10 people permitted outdoors10 indoorsOutdoor permitted with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancingIndoor permitted at 15% capacityOutdoor permitted with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancingLarger indoor services, rites, and ceremoniesOutdoor permitted with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing
GatheringsMax 5 people for outdoor gatheringsMax 10 people for outdoor gatherings and organized public eventsIndoor not permittedMax 25 people for outdoor gatherings and organized public eventsMax 5 people for indoor gatherings and organized public events with other restrictionsLarger indoor and outdoor gatherings and organized public events with size limits
Short-term rentals (does not include hotels, motels, lodges, resorts, etc but does apply to cabins and cottages)Only for people in need of housingOpenOpenOpen
Public librariesCurbside pickups for materialsAccess to computers, photocopiers, and similar services permittedCurbside pickups for materialsAccess to computers, photocopiers, and similar services permittedOpen with 25% capacity and other restrictionsOpen, with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing and other restrictions
Museums, Attractions, etc.ClosedZoos and aquariums open to care for animalsOutdoor zoos, landmarks, historic sites, botanical gardens, and similar attractions open with reduced capacity and other restrictions (excludes public events)Outdoor waterparks open with reduced capacity and other restrictionsOutdoor amusement parks open with reduced capacity and other restrictions, including on ridesMuseums and art galleries open with capacity limited to permit 2m physical distancing and other restrictionsIndoor zoos and aquariums, waterparks, and amusement parks open with capacity restrictions
Fairs and Rural ExhibitionsClosedClosedOutdoor open at reduced capacity and other restrictionsIndoor and outdoor open at reduced capacity and other restrictions
Tour and Guide Services (e.g., boat tours)ClosedClosedOutdoor open with capacity and other restrictionsIndoor open with capacity and other restrictions
ConstructionOpen with some limitations to commercial projectsAll construction openAll construction openAll construction open
Driving Instruction and TestingNot permitted, except for drivers of commercial vehiclesDriving testing permitted with restrictionsDriving testing permitted with restrictionsDriving instruction permitted with restrictionsDriving testing permitted with restrictionsDriving instruction permitted with restrictions
Veterinary servicesOpenOpenOpenOpen
Pet grooming, animal shelters, stables, pet sitters, pet walkers, pet trainersOpenOpenOpenOpen
Lawn care and landscaping servicesOpenOpenOpenOpen
Ontario Parks and CampgroundsOntario Parks open for day useOvernight only open for individuals in need of housing or with full seasonal contracts; only sites with electricity, water and sewage facilities may be provided for useAll recreational facilities in the campground and all other shared facilities in the campground, other than washrooms and showers, must be closedOpenOpenOpen
Marinas / Boating ClubsOpen with limited services including, repairs or servicing of boats, placing boats in water, and enabling individuals’ access to their residence or propertyRecreational boating permitted but only members of a household can gather on a boatClubhouse, rec facilities closed; restaurants open for take-out onlyPermitted with clubhouses, and other indoor amenities closedPermitted with clubhouses, and other indoor amenities closedOpen with restrictions.
Strip clubsPermitted to operate as a restaurant in alignment with restaurant restrictionsPermitted to operate as a restaurant in alignment with restaurant restrictionsPermitted to operate as a restaurant in alignment with restaurant restrictionsPermitted to operate as a strip club in alignment with restaurant and performance restrictions

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