As of November 21, 2020, air travellers whose final destination is Canada will be required to submit their information electronically through the ArriveCAN app before they board their flight. This includes travel and contact information, quarantine plan, and COVID-19 symptom self-assessment.
Travellers must be ready to show their ArriveCAN receipt when seeking entry into Canada; a border services officer will verify that they have submitted their information digitally.
Travellers who do not submit the required information digitally before boarding their flight could be subject to enforcement action, which can range from verbal warnings to $1,000 fine.
Carry these important documents with you
Study Permit or Study Permit Approval Letter
Letter of Acceptance and Custodianship document (if under 18)
Copy of this document, signed by you
Your quarantine plan
Proof of health insurance/insurance information
Comply with the following regulations
Wear a mask and gloves;
Wash hands frequently;
Use hand sanitizer when necessary;
Practice physical distancing (minimum 2 metres from others);
Sanitize your personal space and high touch areas;
Minimize trips to the washroom (Flush the toilet with the seat cover down);
Touch as few surfaces as possible;
Keep your cell phone charged
You must continue to monitor your health for
If symptoms present themselves during your travel (cough, shortness of breath, fever greater than 38°C, or signs of fever e.g. shivering, flushed skin, excessive sweating), immediately contact your airlines/flight crew.
If you exhibit symptoms during travel, contact your travel agent and airline as soon as possible. They will best be able to guide you on requirements based on your current location. Be sure to alert your family, accommodation provider, and school if there are any delays in your travel plans to Canada.