All Albertans have a responsibility to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. There are steps you can take to protect yourself and others.
If you have any other questions about COVID-19, please visit AHS.ca/COVID.
All non-exempt travellers returning to or entering Alberta from outside Canada are legally required to follow provincial and federal travel restrictions upon arrival.
On January 29, 2020, the Government of Canada announced new federal requirements for air travellers returning from outside of the country.
Learn more about Canada’s additional restrictions on international travel.
Because you may need to speak with a nurse about your symptoms, please call 811.
*Close contact includes providing care, living with or otherwise having close prolonged contact (within 2 metres) while the person was ill, or contact with infectious bodily fluids (e.g. from a cough or sneeze) while not wearing recommended personal protective equipment.
Any of the following would be considered an exposure:
They may have provided you with an Outbreak or EI Number, but this is not required to book a COVID-19 test appointment.
*You are considered a healthcare worker if you work in the following settings:
All Albertans have a responsibility to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Practice physical distancing and good hand hygiene. Monitor for COVID-19 symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat or runny nose. If you develop any COVID-19 symptoms, stay home and take this self-assessment again.
For a fee of $150 per test, travelers can be tested by appointment only and receive results that are valid within 72 hours of the arrival time at their destination. Tests must be booked at least 24 hours before departure.
DynaLIFE clients will be able to book an appointment at their nearest available location in Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer, Grande Prairie and Fort McMurray. You may have to travel outside your community to be tested, depending on testing centre availability and your departure time.
If you have questions or feedback regarding testing at DynaLIFE, please call 1-800-661-9876
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