N.B.-N.S. border mayors give vaccine requirement thumbs up – CBC

As of 8 a.m. Wednesday, visitors to Nova Scotia will have to isolate if they aren’t fully vaccinated

Aug 25, 2021

The Nova Scotia government has imposed stricter restrictions on New Brunswickers travelling to the province, and mayors on either side of the border say it makes sense.

As of 8 a.m. Wednesday, all New Brunswickers who have not been fully vaccinated for at least 14 days will be required to self-isolate.

Those who have been vaccinated with one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days prior to entering the province will be subject to seven days of isolation and required to present a negative test, and those without any vaccination dose will be required to isolate for 14 days.

Those who have been fully vaccinated will not need to self-isolate when they arrive in Nova Scotia.

Dr. Robert Strang, the province’s chief medical officer of health, said Monday that Nova Scotia is starting to see cases linked directly to New Brunswick.

Read more: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/nb-ns-border-vaccine-requirement-1.6151803

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