On the advice of the Chief Medical Officer of Health, the Ontario government is extending all emergency orders until May 6. 

The extension includes the closure of outdoor amenities in parks and recreational areas, non-essential workplaces, public places and bars and restaurants, along with restrictions on social gatherings and limiting staff from working in more than one retirement home or long-term care home. 

The Government of Ontario declared a provincial emergency on March 17, under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. The declaration of emergency was last extended on April 14, and is currently in effect until May 12.

The following emergency orders have been extended until May 6, 2020:

Closure of establishments

Prohibiting public events and gatherings or more than five people

Work deployment measures for health care workers

Drinking water and sewage

Electronic service of documents

Work deployment for long-term care homes

Off-peak electricity pricing

Closure of places of non-essential businesses

Traffic management

Streamlining requirements for long-term care homes

Prohibiting unfair pricing on necessary goods

Closure of outdoor recreational amenities

Enforcement of orders

Work deployment for boards of health

Work deployment measures in retirement homes

Access to COVID-19 status information by specified persons

Service agencies providing services and supports to adults with developmental disabilities

Pick up and delivery of cannabis

Signatures in wills and powers of attorney

Use of force and firearms in policing services

Child care fees

Agreements between health service providers and retirement homes

Temporary health or residential facilities

Closure of public lands for recreational camping

Work deployment measures for service agencies providing violence against women residential services and crisis line services

Limiting work to a single long-term care homeWork deployment for district social services administration boards

Deployment of employees of se rvice provider organizations

Work deployment measures for municipalities

Limiting work to a single retirement home