How will Canada verify if COVID-19 vaccine cards are real?
“Some travellers may attempt to use fraudulent documentation when seeking entry to Canada.”
Wondering how vaccine passports will be used for global travel in the future?
A recent survey found that more than seven in 10 British Columbians (73%) endorse the idea of a vaccine passport for international travel. However, some Canadians refuse to roll up their sleeves.
Beginning July 5 at midnight, fully vaccinated travellers who are permitted to enter Canada will not be subject to the federal requirement to quarantine or take a COVID-19 test on day-8. Additionally, fully vaccinated travellers arriving by air will not be required to stay at a government-authorized hotel.
But the relaxed rules have opened the window for scammers to offer fraudulent documents to unvaccinated Canadians.
British Columbians have been issued vaccine cards by their regional health…