Section 22 Orders

What is a Section 22 Order?

Under Section 22 of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, a medical officer of health can issue an order to “require a person to take or to refrain from taking any action in respect of a communicable disease.”

Section 22 orders that have been publicly issued and are currently in effect are listed below.

More information about Section 22 Orders can be found in the the Health Protection and Promotion Act.

Section 22 Orders currently in effect: