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Class Order

Class Orders

Class Orders or Section 22 Orders can be issued by a Medical Officer of Health (MOH) under the authority of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, when the MOH determines that health hazards exist within the health unit and enhanced regulations/restrictions are required to protect the health of the public.

March 25, 2022Rescinded: COVID-19 Requirements for Agricultural Workers in Congregate Living Settings (January 28, 2022)

February 28, 2021Rescinded: Self-Isolation Requirements for Everyone Residing or Present in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties (November 12, 2021)
Refer to for provincial isolation requirements

February 28, 2021Rescinded: Letter of Instruction requiring all owners, operators, and individuals responsible for indoor facilities that host organized sports in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties to confirm proof of COVID-19 vaccination for all coaches, officials and volunteers aged 12 and older associated with indoor organized sports (October 4, 2021)

February 28, 2021Rescinded: Employers in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties to Take Steps to Prevent COVID-19 (December 10, 2020)

December 18, 2021 – Rescinded: Class order and letter of instruction revoked in response to additional restrictions implemented by the province (December 15, 2021)

Class Order Fact Sheet

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Appointments for individuals 5+ can be booked through the provincial vaccine booking site, or by calling 1-833-943-3900 from 8 am to 8 pm, 7 days a week.  Visit the HPEPH vaccine booking web page for details.