Nova Scotia

Here are all the potential COVID-19 exposure sites in Nova Scotia

A current look at the COVID-19 possible exposure notices across Nova Scotia.

CBC has compiled a list of active exposure and precaution notices in the province

A current look at the COVID-19 possible exposure notices across Nova Scotia. (NIH/Reuters)

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Central zone

Exposure notifications were issued for the following locations. Anyone who worked at or visited the following locations on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms. Individuals also must follow the self-isolation instructions listed here for an exposure, regardless of whether they have COVID-19 symptoms.

Testing is recommended and if you get a positive result, you will be contacted by Public Health about what to do next.

  • Dalplex basketball courts in the fieldhouse at 6260 South St., Halifax on Nov. 17 between 7:15 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 1.

COVID-19 precaution notifications were issued for the following locations. Anyone who worked at or visited them on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms and if needed, people can book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811. It is strongly recommend individuals who are not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated get tested at least 72 hours after the exposure. Only people who develop symptoms are required to self-isolate.

It is recommended that people who are fully vaccinated get tested (PCR test) at least 72 hours after the exposure.

Those who are fully vaccinated are not required to self-isolate unless they develop symptoms.

  • Sou'Wester Gift and Restaurant at 178 Peggys Point Rd., Peggys Cove on Nov. 27 between 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 11.
  • Thai Express at 50 Foulis Row, Dartmouth on Nov. 24 between 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 8.
  • Montana's at 196B Chain Lake Dr., Halifax on Nov. 23 between 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 7.
  • Let's Ko at 30 Damascus Rd., Unit 110, Bedford on Nov. 22 between 4:15 p.m. and 6 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 6.
  • McDonald's at 272 Lacewood Dr., Halifax on Nov. 21 between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5
  • Chabaa Thai at 1511 Bedford Hwy., Bedford on Nov. 21 between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Pür and Simple at 6140 Young St., Halifax on Nov. 21 between 7 a.m. and 8:40 a.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5
  • The Press Gang Restaurant & Oyster Bar at 5218 Prince St., Halifax between 10:15 p.m. on Nov. 20 and 1:30 a.m. on Nov. 21. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Scotiabank Centre at 1800 Argyle St., Halifax on Nov. 20 between 6:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. People sitting in section 8, seats 1-12 in rows E, F, G, H, J. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Steak and Stein at 6061 Young St., Halifax on Nov. 20 between 7:30 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Easy Street Diner at 3625 Dutch Village Rd., Halifax on Nov. 20 between 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Bowlarama Bayers Road at 3459 Desmond Ave., Halifax on Nov. 20 between 12:45 p.m. and 3:25 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Riverside Pub & Eatery at 1552 Bedford Hwy, Bedford on Nov. 20 between 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Halifax Convention Centre, Convention Hall level at 1650 Argyle St., Halifax on Nov. 20 between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Oasis Pub at 5661 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax between 8:30 p.m. on Nov. 19 and 12:30 a.m. on Nov. 20. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Dairy Queen at 188a Chain Lake Dr., Halifax on Nov. 19 between 2:15 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 3.
  • Putting Edge at 182 Chain Lake Dr., Halifax on Nov. 19 between 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 3.
  • Your Father's Moustache at 5686 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax on Nov. 18 between 4:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 2.
  • BMO Centre's spectator area hallway upstairs at 61 Gary Martin Dr., Bedford on Nov. 16 between 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.
  • Halifax Shopping Centre food court at 7001 Mumford Rd., Halifax on Nov. 16 between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.

Northern zone

COVID-19 precaution notifications were issued for the following locations. Anyone who worked at or visited them on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms and if needed, people can book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811. It is strongly recommend individuals who are not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated get tested at least 72 hours after the exposure. Only people who develop symptoms are required to self isolate.

It is recommended that people who are fully vaccinated get tested (PCR test) at least 72 hours after the exposure.

Those who are fully vaccinated are not required to self-isolate unless they develop symptoms.

  • Springhill Miners Memorial Library at 8 Pioneer St., Springhill on Nov. 18 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m and Nov. 25 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 9.
  • Rath Eastlink Community Centre, aquatics area only at 625 Abenaki Rd., Truro on Nov. 24 between 3:15 p.m. and 4:40 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 8.
  • Boston Pizza at 68 Robie St., Truro on Nov. 22 between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 6.
  • North Shore Recreation Centre at 30 Blair Ave., Tatamagouche on Nov. 21 between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Pizza Delight at 4 Robert Angus Dr., Amherst on Nov. 21 between 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Yoka Japanese and Thai Restaurant at 911 Prince St. #1, Truro on Nov. 21 between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Amherst Stadium at 185 Church St., Amherst on Nov. 20 between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. and Nov. 21 between 3:15 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Tim's Barbershop at 211 S Albion St., Suite 104, Amherst on Nov. 20 between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Amherst Pharmasave at 158 Robert Angus Dr., Amherst on Nov. 20 between 9:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Don Henderson Memorial Sportsplex at 55 Carter Rd., Brookfield on Nov. 18 between 3:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 20 between 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms up to Dec. 4.
  • Tim Hortons at 4484 Upper Main St., Oxford on Nov. 20 between 12:15 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • Pizza Delight at 4 Robert Angus Dr., Amherst on Nov. 19 between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms up to Dec. 3.
  • Cineplex Cinemas Truro at Venom: Let There Be Carnage and the arcade at 20 Treaty Trail, Millbrook on Nov. 18 between 6:10 p.m. and 9:10 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms up to Dec. 2.
  • Rob Bitar's Ristorante at 689 Nova Scotia Trunk 2, Elmsdale on Nov. 18 between 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 2.

Exposure notifications were issued for the following locations. Anyone who worked at or visited the following locations on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms. Individuals also must follow the self-isolation instructions listed here for an exposure, regardless of whether they have COVID-19 symptoms.

Testing is recommended and if you get a positive result, you will be contacted by Public Health about what to do next.

  • Amherst Stadium at 185 Church St., Amherst on Nov. 20 between 6 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.
  • The YMCA of Cumberland's pool deck area at 92 Church St., Amherst on Nov. 20 between 11 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 4.

Eastern zone

COVID-19 precaution notifications were issued for the following locations. Anyone who worked at or visited them on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms and if needed, people can book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811. It is strongly recommend individuals who are not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated get tested at least 72 hours after the exposure. Only people who develop symptoms are required to self isolate.

It is recommended that people who are fully vaccinated get tested (PCR test) at least 72 hours after the exposure.

Those who are fully vaccinated are not required to self-isolate unless they develop symptoms.

  • Swiss Chalet at 482 Grand Lake Rd., Sydney on Nov. 24 between 4:30 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 8.

Western zone

COVID-19 precaution notifications were issued for the following locations. Anyone who worked at or visited them on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms and if needed, people can book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811. It is strongly recommend individuals who are not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated get tested at least 72 hours after the exposure. Only people who develop symptoms are required to self isolate.

It is recommended that people who are fully vaccinated get tested (PCR test) at least 72 hours after the exposure.

Those who are fully vaccinated are not required to self-isolate unless they develop symptoms.

  • None to report.

Halifax Transit routes

Anyone who travelled on the following routes on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms. It is strongly recommend individuals who are not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated get tested at least 72 hours after the exposure. Only people who develop symptoms are required to self isolate. If needed, people can book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811.

It is recommended that people who are fully vaccinated get tested (PCR test) at least 72 hours after the exposure.

Those who are fully vaccinated are not required to self-isolate unless they develop symptoms.

  • Halifax Transit Route #007 (Robie) which ran from North Ridge to Novalea (Samuel Prince Manor) on Nov. 18 between 8:40 a.m. and 8:55 a.m. and Nov. 19 between 9:20 a.m. and 9:35 a.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 3.
  • Halifax Transit Route #007 (Robie) which ran from Novalea (Samuel Prince Manor) to North Ridge on Nov. 18 between 12:40 p.m. and 1 p.m. and Nov. 19 between 2:15 p.m. and 2:35 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 3.
  • Halifax Transit Route #010 (Dalhousie) which ran from Raymoor and Main to Inglis and Robie on Nov. 16 between 9:35 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.
  • Halifax Transit Route #001 (Spring Garden) which ran from Bridge Terminal to Scotia Square on Nov. 16 between 5:25 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.
  • Halifax Transit Route #003 (Crosstown) which ran from Mumford Terminal to Bridge Terminal on Nov. 16 between 9:15 p.m. and 9:25 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.
  • Halifax Transit Route #010 (Dalhousie) which ran from Bridge Terminal to Raymoor and Main on Nov. 16 between 9:40 p.m. and 9:55 p.m. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.

Flight exposure notices

COVID precaution notifications were issued for the following flights. Anyone who was on the following flights in the specified rows and seats on the specified dates and times should self-monitor for symptoms and if needed, people can book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811. It is strongly recommend individuals who are not vaccinated or are partially vaccinated get tested at least 72 hours after the exposure. Only people who develop symptoms are required to self-isolate.

It is recommended that people who are fully vaccinated get tested (PCR test) at least 72 hours after the exposure.

Those who are fully vaccinated are not required to self-isolate unless they develop symptoms.

  • Air Canada 8070 travelling on Nov. 24 from Ottawa (6:05 p.m.) to Halifax (8:40 p.m.) Passengers in rows 12 to 18, seats C, D and F. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 8.
  • Air Canada 614 travelling on Nov. 24 from Toronto (2 p.m.) to Halifax (5:02 p.m.). Passengers in rows 32 to 36, seats A, C and D. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 8.
  • WestJet 249 travelling on Nov. 22 from Halifax (12:55 p.m.) to Toronto (2:24 p.m.). Passengers in rows 7 to 13, seats C, D, E and F. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 6.
  • Air Canada 626 travelling on Nov. 21 from Toronto (10:30 p.m.) to Halifax (1:32 a.m.) on Nov. 22. Passengers in rows 24 to 30, seats A, B, C and D. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 6.
  • Air Canada 8106 travelling on Nov. 21 from Montreal (7:15 p.m.) to Halifax (9:45 p.m.). Passengers in rows 17 to 23, seats A, C and D. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Air Canada 59 travelling on Nov. 21 from Doha (9 a.m.) to Toronto (3:35 p.m.). Passengers in rows 31 to 36, seats G, H, J and K. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 5.
  • Air Canada 624 travelling on Nov. 16 from Toronto (8:55 p.m.) to Halifax (12:15 a.m. on Nov. 17). Passengers in rows 20 to 26, seats A, C and D. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Dec. 1.
  • Air Canada 664 travelling on Nov. 16 from Montreal (1:25 p.m.) to Halifax (3:54 p.m.). Passengers in rows 1 to 3, seats C, D and F. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.
  • Air Canada 620 travelling on Nov. 16 from Toronto (6:26 p.m.) to Halifax (9:02 p.m.). Passengers in rows 32 to 36, seats C, D, E and F. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.
  • Swoop 408 travelling on Nov. 16 from Toronto (7:30 a.m.) to Halifax (10:41 a.m.). Passengers in rows 27 to 32, seats C, D, E and F. Anyone exposed may develop symptoms through Nov. 30.

Anyone who was on the following flights in the specified rows and seats should book a COVID-19 test on the self-assessment website or by contacting 811, regardless of whether they have COVID-19 symptoms. 

All other passengers on this flight should continue to self-isolate as required and monitor for signs and symptoms of COVID-19.

  • None to report.

Exception: Anyone who is fully vaccinated, with their last dose two weeks before the exposure, do not need to self-isolate unless they are experiencing symptoms. If they develop symptoms they are asked to self-isolate, get retested and remain isolated until they get a negative test result.​​​​​

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