16 March 2020 – Recognising essential and non-essential activities

Type of Intervention: Advisory
Sectors Involved: Private Sector and Businesses
Intervention Categories: Education and awareness
Level of Jurisdiction: Prince Edward Island
Lead People/Agency: Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Heather Morrison

Overview: Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Heather Morrison, is asking all Islanders, businesses and community organizations, to closely look at what activities are essential and non-essential in efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
Full details here: https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/news/chief-public-health-officer-provides-update-covid-19

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group