Proof of Vaccination Requirement

Proof of Vaccination | Required as of October 4th, 2021

The Province of Nova Scotia requires proof of full vaccination for individuals ages 12 or older to participate in discretionary, recreational or non-essential activities. This includes all users, parents/guardians or spectators for recreation activities.

Full vaccination means 14 days after second/final dose of COVID-19 Vaccine.

What do I need to bring to the East Hants Aquatic Centre?

  • Ages 12+ years* should bring these things with them on every visit to enter past the gates:
    • Proof of vaccination, either printed card or displayed on a mobile device, OR Valid Medical Contraindication for COVID-19 Vaccination letter
    • Valid proof of identification, such as drivers license, Passport, Government-issued ID card, health card, birth certificate, student ID card, or Secure Certificate of Indian Status

*Children who turn 12 between January 1st and October 4th, 2021, have until December 31st, 2021, to attend events and activities while they get vaccinated. Children who turn 12 after October 4, 2021, have three months from their birthday to get vaccinated.

How do I get my proof of vaccination?

If you received your COVID-19 vaccine in Nova Scotia, you can access your proof of vaccination online at or by calling toll-free: 1-833-797-7772.

If I am a member at the East Hants Aquatic Centre, do I need to show proof of vaccination/valid letter of exemption and ID every time?

Yes. Everyone 12+ years will need to show proof of vaccination/valid exemption letter and ID at every entry at the welcome desk regardless of membership. We understand this may be an inconvenience, but are committed to following the direction of public health to keep our community safe. We appreciate your patience.