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COVID-19: US-Canada joint initiative restricts non-essential border crossings

  1. Original Date Announced

    March 20, 2020

    DHS/CBP announces joint decision of United States and Canada to restrict all tourist and recreational travel across border pending a 30-day review. Since this policy was first adopted in March 2020, the administration has renewed restrictions each month.

    [ID #829]

    US Canada Temporary Restrictions of Non-Essential Travel Travel Restriction Between the US and Canada
  2. Effective Date

    March 21, 2020

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Trump Administration Action: Change in Practice
Agencies Affected: CBP DHS

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