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COVID-19 Safety Information

The health and safety of our members and players has always been our highest priority. BWC continues to follow the guidelines given by Fraser Health and the Government of BC to ensure a safe environment for all. 

Please see the information below to help guide you as you visit our facilities. We need all of our members, visitors, players and staff to continue to work together during these times.

If you have any further questions, please reach out to


Prior to entering any of our facilities, we ask that you fill out the following survey: BWC Team Health Check

COVID-19 Protocols and Updates - UPDATED SEPTEMBER 30, 2021

Effective Immediately, October 1, 2021

The Province of BC and ViaSport have announced a proof of vaccination requirement.
Here’s what it means for you.   

The Province of British Columbia and ViaSport have announced that when there are 50 or more spectators for indoor sports events, proof of vaccination is required. This applies to all spectators 12 years of age and older. All spectators 12+ are currently required to have at least one (1) dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine to enter Burnaby Winter Club, by October 24, spectators are required to have a second dose of an approved COVID-19 vaccine.

Here’s what this means for your next visit to the Burnaby Winter Club:

  • Personal Masks: As of August 25, the Province has re-introduced a mask order for all patrons born in 2009 or earlier (12+). Unless you are actively engaged in a sports activity on the ice, or you have a justified medical reason.  Masks must be worn in the changerooms. Masks are required! Masks are required by all patrons when they are inside the Burnaby Winter Club.
  • Proof of Vaccination: Beginning October 1, all spectators 12+ for games or practices are required to present proof of vaccination per the PHO order to enter the Burnaby Winter Club.

​​Visiting Teams/ Spectators

  • Prior to entering any BWC facility your spectators are required to provide proof of vaccination per the September 13 and October 24 PHO order deadlines.
  • You are required to provide the BWC Team Manager  completed form listing all your spectators and certifying that they are vaccinated per the PHO order (this will be sent prior to your arrival time.
  • If the form is not completed or, is completed inaccurately the privilege of allowing your spectators will be removed.


As a reminder:

If you or your child has been directly exposed to someone, or has themselves/ yourself tested positive for COVID-19:

  • Do Not Come to the Rink
  • Notify your Team Manager

If you or your child is not feeling well or has COVID-19 symptoms:

  • Do Not Come to the Rink
  • Notify your Team Manager
  • Monitor yours/your child’s health
  • Return to the rink only when there are zero signs or symptoms of COVID-19

COVID-19 Protocols and Updates

Please continue to check back for any new updates!


You may find the link below to access live streaming of all Minor Hockey and Academy games on our NHL ice through Hockey TV.

BWC Hockey Updates

Other COVID-19 Resources

viaSport Updates on Province Wide Restrictions

February 5, 2021: Updates to province-wide restrictions | viaSport 


BC Hockey - Current Health Order Updates

February 5, 2021: BC Hockey Frequently Asked Questions on PHO


Fraser Health Resources

Click Here for information about COVID-19 

Click Here for information on prevention, exposure, testing and much more

Click Here for more information on how to talk through COVID-19 with kids