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News release: April 23, 2021

Peel Public Health issues first closures under updated Section 22 Order

Brampton, ON. (April 23, 2021) – Today, Peel Public Health started to notify the first businesses required to close by midnight tonight because of the Section 22 order issued Tuesday. The Section Order came into effect today.

Business and employee notification has been prioritized. Public disclosure of the businesses will start tomorrow, Saturday, April 24 and the list of closures will be available on our webpage.

Peel Public Health will be reviewing workplaces that meet the closure criteria on a daily basis to determine what action is required.

The list will be updated daily, Monday – Friday at noon. It will include the business name, address, date of closure and whether the closure is full or partial. Case numbers will not be provided.

Dr. Loh will be available Saturday, April 24th from 2 -3 p.m. for interviews. If you are interested in booking an interview, please email and

Media contacts

Ashleigh Hawkins
Communication Specialist
Region of Peel

About Peel's transition

The Ontario government announced the dissolution of Peel Region and the establishment of a Transition Board (TB) as part of Bill 112. The Transition Board was appointed to provide recommendations to the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing on a range of restructuring matters related to the dissolution of Peel Region to make Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon independent municipalities by January 1, 2025.

To learn about the Transition Board, how it will make these recommendations, and to provide feedback to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, visit Ontario's Peel Region Transition Board website.

During our transition, Peel remains committed to providing services to residents and businesses. For information about our transition, visit Peel's transition website.

About Peel Region

Peel Region works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 200,000 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 and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram