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Verify Ontario App for Businesses Available for Download

Who the App is For Verify Ontario is the Government of Ontario’s official app for:

Some businesses and organizations in Ontario must check a visitor’s vaccination status for entry. Learn what businesses and venues are required to check. Technical Requirements You must use: The app: How it Works The app: How to Scan a Proof of Vaccination Follow these steps:
  1. Open the Verify Ontario app on your device.
  2. Ask visitors to show a paper or digital, government-issued enhanced vaccine certificate with a QR code.
  3. Scan the QR code with the device’s camera.
  4. Follow the instructions displayed on the result screen.
  5. If the proof of vaccination is verified with a green checkmark, confirm the visitor’s ID.
Learn more about what the results mean. Read more about the limited exceptions allowed. Accepted Forms of Proof of Vaccination The Verify Ontario app will scan and verify: As soon as possible, more health authorities will be added to the app. The app will not verify: The app displays a yellow warning results screen if the QR code: Visitors can go to: Posters for Businesses Available Here
Downloading Your Personal Vaccine Certificates The province is initially making the enhanced vaccine certificates available for download in cohorts. Enhanced vaccine certificates with official QR codes will be made available for download from the COVID-19 vaccination portal over 3 days based on birth month: Starting October 18 at 6:00 a.m., the portal will open for any individual to download their enhanced vaccine certificate, regardless of their birth month. Individuals can also call the Provincial Vaccine Contact Centre at 1-833-943-3900 to have their enhanced vaccine certificate emailed or mailed to them. Read the full media release here.