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News release: November 8, 2021

Residents who attended a wedding event at Apollo Convention Centre in Mississauga on October 29 exposed to COVID-19

Brampton, ON. (November 8, 2021) – Peel Public Health is advising anyone who attended a wedding event at Apollo Convention Centre, 6591 Innovator Dr, Mississauga, L5T 2V8 on October 29 to seek immediate testing. All guests should get tested, regardless of vaccination status. Individuals who are not fully vaccinated should isolate while waiting for test results; those who refuse testing must self-isolate for 20 days.

Fully vaccinated individuals, who do not have any symptoms, do not need to isolate while waiting for their test results; however, they should continue to follow precautions such as masking, physical distancing and limiting contacts while waiting for test results.

Everyone seeking testing because of the exposure should give testers the following outbreak number: 2253-2021-49820.

Testing locations can be found by Googling "COVID testing near me" with location services enabled.

Information on how to self-isolate can be found at Coronavirus self-isolation page. Failure to comply with self-isolation can result in fines under the Section 22 Class Order.

Media contact

Sangeeta Sundaresan
Communication Specialist
Region of Peel
Tel: 437-225-4898

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.