COVID-19 Mandatory Mask By-law

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To prevent community spread of COVID-19 and emerging variants, Peel Public Health has updated its guidance and recommendations regarding the use of masks.

These recommendations were approved by Brampton City Council on June 16, 2021:

  • Non-medical masks are mandatory until the end of September 30, 2021
  • With a few exceptions, all individuals entering a public indoor premise in Brampton are required to wear a non-medical mask that covers the nose, mouth and chin
  • Face coverings (i.e. scarves, bandanas, neck gaiters/warmers etc.) are no longer permitted
  • Masks with exhalation valves are no longer permitted
  • Masks may only be removed for consumption of food or drink if an individual is seated in a designated area for that purpose

Individuals and businesses not adhering to this by-law may be fined a minimum of $500 and maximum of up to $100,000 for each offence.


To prevent community spread of COVID-19 and emerging variants, Peel Public Health has updated its guidance and recommendations regarding the use of masks.

These recommendations were approved by Brampton City Council on June 16, 2021:

  • Non-medical masks are mandatory until the end of September 30, 2021
  • With a few exceptions, all individuals entering a public indoor premise in Brampton are required to wear a non-medical mask that covers the nose, mouth and chin
  • Face coverings (i.e. scarves, bandanas, neck gaiters/warmers etc.) are no longer permitted
  • Masks with exhalation valves are no longer permitted
  • Masks may only be removed for consumption of food or drink if an individual is seated in a designated area for that purpose

Individuals and businesses not adhering to this by-law may be fined a minimum of $500 and maximum of up to $100,000 for each offence.


Page last updated: 17 June 2021, 07:28