COVID-19 Update: Frequently Requested Resources
5th Street Bridge Project
The 5th Street Bridge Project is underway. Expect delays and detours if you drive, walk, cycle or take transit. Plan ahead and allow extra time for daily commutes. Construction continues until October 2021. Learn more: www.courtenay.ca/5thstreetbridge
City of Courtenay Facilities
The Lewis Centre, Florence Filberg Centre and The LINC Youth Centre facilities have limited availability at this time. Patrons who have registered for programs or those who have pre-reserved for fitness classes or the Wellness Centre will have access to the facility at designated times. Learn more: www.courtenay.ca/rec
All other City of Courtenay facilities remain closed. City staff are providing assistance by phone and email, and as many business operations as possible are continuing under the circumstances.
Frequently Requested City Services
- Property Taxes
- Home Owner Grants
- Bill Payments
- Building and Plumbing Permits
- Business Licences
- Development Permits
- Cemetery Services
- Dog Licences
- Garbage, Recycling and Yard Waste
- Lawn Sprinkling Permits
Face masks are mandatory in all indoor public facilities in British Columbia following the order of the Provincial Health Officer.
Winter Program Update, January 8, 2021: An update on the winter program session and classes offered in January and February.
Comox Valley local governments are taking precautionary measures in support of the Public Health Agency of Canada and the BC Ministry of Health and their efforts to contain the novel coronavirus (COVID-19.
The Comox Valley Regional District has opened a regional level 2 emergency operations centre to help manage this situation in collaboration with the City of Courtenay, Town of Comox and Village of Cumberland to support public health and the Vancouver Island Health Authority.
For updates visit: comoxvalleyrd.ca/covid19
Region-wide Updates - Comox Valley Regional District
City of Courtenay Updates
Local and Provincial Resources:
- BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC)
- World Health Organization
- Island Health
- First Nations Health Authority - Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- HealthLink BC - Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
- BC Government News on COVID-19
- Government of Canada COVId-19 Information
- Province of BC Pandemic Preparedness
COVID-19 Information Lines:
- Government of Canada novel coronavirus information line: 1-833-784-4397
- BC COVID Information Line for non-medical information on the virus, from travel recommendations to social distancing:
1-888-COVID-19 (1-888-268-4319) seven days a week 7:30 am until 8:00 pm
or text 604-630-0300
For those experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, the BC COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool will help determine whether you may need further assessment or testing for COVID-19.
You can also call the Health Information Line 8-1-1.