Global travel advisory

Covid 19

As of December 15th 2021, the federal government has put in place a temporary advisory to avoid non-essential travel.

International conferences, workshops and professional development activities (including academic conferences and workshops) for students, academic staff and administrative and support staff are suspended and will be re-evaluated in four weeks. If you have such an activity planned in the next 4 weeks, it should be cancelled.

Please see the updated Guidelines for travel below for more details and how this affects university sponsored travel.

COVID-19 Updates

New requirements for travel to/from Canada

Rules for entering and flying out of/within Canada (both by flight and land border), COVID-19 testing, vaccination & quarantine requirements are frequently being updated by the Canadian Government. 

Please check the links below regularly for the latest news and developments, as the situation is continually evolving.

Airline Policies COVID-19

 Please click on the links below to see the most up to date and detailed airline policies. This information is also likely to change depending on rapidly-evolving circumstances.

Booking Sites - are they OPC licensed?

website OPC Licensed

Airline websites


Quebec licensed Travel Agencies’ websites



University Travel Registration Form for Faculty and Staff

It is imperative that you register your travel information using the on-line University Travel Registration form for Faculty and Staff. If you are not already logged in, you will be required to log-in for access.


Important notice for international travelers

The Government of Canada provides essential information on travel health risks and preventive measures to keep you safe during your travels. It is important to review the Travel website of Canada each time before you book your travels. Under Travel Health Notices the Public Health Agency of Canada outline potential health risks to Canadian travelers and recommend ways to help reduce them.


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