Coronavirus: New Brunswick Restricts Inter-Provincial Migration
2020-03-26 – The province of New Brunswick is restricting inter-provincial migration in a move aimed to help the fight against coronavirus.
Provincial ‘peace officers’ are authorized to turn away visitors trying to enter the province from Quebec, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia. All unnecessary travel into New Brunswick is prohibited in a move aimed at half the spread of COVID-19.
Premier Blaine Higgs said: “We must do all we can to prevent and reduce the spread of COVID-19 in New Brunswick.
“We are implementing screening at interprovincial borders. Regardless of where you are, we urge you to avoid any non-essential travel.”