Proof of vaccination required in Saskatchewan. fast food, liquor stores
The Saskatchewan government has added more businesses, including fast food restaurants and liquor stores, to the list of spaces that will require proof of a COVID-19 vaccination.
A new public health order, which will take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, October 18, will require proof of vaccination or a negative test at the point of entry for sit-down dining at all restaurants, including fast food; liquor manufacturers that retail liquor and liquor stores with an integrated license that also hold a liquor restaurant or tavern license.
Proof of vaccination or a negative test will not be required for food pick-up or delivery, in food courts or to enter a premises to use the washroom, depending on the province.
These new businesses join the list of other non-essential businesses that currently require proof of vaccination, including restaurants, nightclubs, cannabis and liquor stores that have permits issued by SLGA; and some event and entertainment venues.
Certain essential businesses such as grocery stores remain exempt from the ordinance. The complete list of companies covered by the public health decree is available on the Government of Saskatchewan website.