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COVID-19 update regarding bylaw enforcement

On March 26, the Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General announced an order enabling bylaw enforcement officers to assist in the enforcement of Provincial Health Orders. Frequently asked questions related to Provincial Health Orders and enforcement of those Orders can be found on their website.

The District of Saanich has established a COVID-19 Enforcement Team to coordinate efforts in assisting with enforcement of Provincial Health Officer orders and to ensure compliance with District-issued closures of recreation facilities, activities and municipal services as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

To report a concern during business hours (8:30-4:30, Monday through Friday) relating to an order of the Provincial Health Officer or a municipal closure related to COVID-19, please call 250-475-5456 or fill out a Report a Problem form.