COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

The City of Williams Lake is following measures as directed by the Provincial Health Ministry as we deal with the COVID-19 situation in British Columbia. We understand that this is an evolving situation, and will adapt our response based upon advice from public health officials. As always, the health and safety of the public and City staff remain our top priority.

For more, general information on the COVID-19 vaccination visit:

As of November 29, 2021, children ages five to 11 can receive a COVID-19 pediatric vaccine. Learn more here:

City Facility & Operations Status

AirportNormal Operations
Cariboo Memorial Recreation ComplexOpen
Gym & Swimming Pool
Sauna, Steamroom & Hot Pool
Ice Rinks
Programs & Events
Normal Operations
City HallNormal Operations - Open 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Mon. to Fri.
Council Meetings: Live Stream available
Central Cariboo Arts CentreOpen for program-specific events daily – please refer to
Fire HallNormal Operations, but closed to the public
Public washroomsNormal Operations (all park washrooms closed during winter except portable washroom at Scout Island)
Tourism Discovery CentreOpen daily 9 am - 6 pm
Scout IslandTrails Open
Nature House closed to the public
Public WorksNormal Operations; public by appointment
Public PlaygroundsNormal Operations
TransitNormal Operations

  1. Health Information
  2. Small Business Information
  3. Transportation, Travel & Tourism

BC Centre for Disease Control 

Public Health Canada 

Interior Health

Mental Health / Substance Use Support

BC COVID-19 Self-Assessment Tool & App

Healthlink BC

BC 211

Isolation support email 

If you believe that you may have been exposed to COVID-19, or are feeling ill,  please contact these numbers before seeking medical treatment to ensure proper protocols are followed.

COVID-19 Federal Government Information Line: 1-833-784-4397

HealthLink BC : 8-1-1

BC 211 : 2-1-1

BC Government Non-Medical COVID-19 Line: 1-888-268-4319

BC Government Non-Medical COVID-19 TEXT Line: 604-630-0300 

  1. Employment Information
  2. Children & Education Information
  3. Housing & Rent
  4. First Nations & Seniors

Contact Numbers for local Pharmacies and Online Groceries


Shoppers Drug Mart Pharmacy - 250.392.3333
Save-On-Foods Pharmacy - 250.392.7266
Kornak & Hamm Pharmacy - 250.398.8177
FreshCo Pharmacy - 250.398.6851
Real Canadian Wholesale Pharmacy - 250.305.2158

Online Groceries

Save-On-Foods - or call 250.392.7225
Real Canadian Wholesale Club -