Toronto and Peel go to lockdown. The place different areas fall in Ontario’s colour-coded system for COVID-19 restrictions

The Ontario authorities has up to date its checklist of the place every of the province’s 34 public well being items is positioned in its colour-coded COVID-19 framework.

The tiered system, which was initially introduced on Nov. three, outlines the factors for when to impose stricter public well being measures, together with and closure of non-essential companies. 

The 5 classes embrace forestall (inexperienced), shield (yellow), prohibit (orange), management (crimson) and lockdown (gray).

This is the breakdown of the place every well being unit has been positioned:

Forestall (Inexperienced)

  • Algoma Public Well being
  • Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Well being Unit
  • Hastings Prince Edward Public Well being
  • Lambton Public Well being
  • Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Well being Unit
  • North Bay Parry Sound District
  • Northwestern Well being Unit
  • Porcupine Well being Unit
  • Renfrew County and District Well being Unit
  • Timiskaming Well being Unit

Defend (Yellow)

  • Haldimand-Norfolk Well being Unit
  • Middlesex-London Well being Unit
  • Public Well being Sudbury & Districts
  • Chatham-Kent Public Well being
  • Japanese Ontario Well being Unit
  • Gray Bruce Well being Unit
  • Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington Public Well being
  • Thunder Bay District Well being Unit
  • Peterborough Public Well being

Prohibit (Orange)

  • Brant County Well being Unit
  • Niagara Area Public Well being
  • Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Well being
  • Ottawa Public Well being
  • Huron Perth Public Well being
  • Simcoe Muskoka District Well being Unit
  • Southwestern Public Well being
  • Windsor-Essex County Well being Unit

Management (Purple)

  • Durham Area Well being Division
  • Area of Waterloo Public Well being and Emergency Companies
  • Metropolis of Hamilton Public Well being Companies
  • Halton Area Public Well being
  • York Area Public Well being


  • Toronto Public Well being
  • Peel Public Well being