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Vaccination Policy Update

St. Lawrence Cruise Lines Updates Boarding Policy for 2021 Season
All Passengers to Require Proof of Double-Vaccination

August 31st, 2021

To ensure the health and safety of passengers and crew throughout the cruising experience, St. Lawrence Cruise Lines has instituted safety procedures designed to protect against the spread of Covid-19. These procedures have been developed in accordance with Canadian federal and regional health and safety guidelines. However, procedures may change over time according to the evolving state of the pandemic and current government initiatives to fight the virus.

*UPDATE: August 30, 2021:Effective from September 22 to the end of the 2021 cruising season, all passengers must be double-vaccinated before boarding the vessel. All passengers will be required to provide proof of vaccination with them before boarding. A hard copy of proof of vaccination is preferred due to the requirements of some attractions. Additionally, passengers must be willing to receive an antigen rapid test on the dock before boarding the vessel.

If you have any questions about the current status of our Health & Safety Procedures, or if you have questions about our testing policy, please contact our Reservations Staff at 1-800-267-7868. References are available at the bottom of the page.



Health Canada Federal Covid-19 Resources:

Government of Ontario Covid-19 References:

Ontario Covid-19 Testing Centres:

Kingston Regional Health Unit: