Covid-19 Guidelines for Public Skating

The health and safety of patrons and staff is our priority. Mile One Centre will continue to monitor provincial health guidelines and keep you informed of changes to our guidelines and facility procedures.


  • Patrons will enter MOC via Gate 1 and exit via Gate 5.
  • Access to ice level is through GATE 5 to the right of the box office entrance.
  • Face masks or face shields are required to be worn upon entry to Mile One Centre by all individuals 5 and older. The face mask or face shield must cover the person’s nose and mouth completely.
  • Masks are required to be worn when at the seating area.
  • Face masks can be removed while on the ice. Skate patrol will continue to wear their face mask.
  • All users are to sign in and review the Covid-19 questions with the staff upon entry.
  • Users are to sanitize their hands once they enter the building and upon leaving.
  • There is a maximum of 50 people permitted on the ice surface.
  • Follow directional signage in the facility.
  • Be mindful of common surfaces and limit touchpoints as much as possible.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or into your elbow when coughing or sneezing.
  • Mile One Centre employees will clean and sanitize frequently touched surfaces and washrooms, at least twice per day.

Illness Protocols

As per the Department of Health and Community Services guidelines, no one is permitted into the facility:

  • If they have two or more symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in close contact with someone within the past 14 days that have the following symptoms: fever or signs of a fever (including chills, sweats, muscle aches, light-headedness), cough, headache, sore throat, painful swallowing, runny nose, diarrhea, loss of sense of smell or taste, unexplained loss of appetite, or small red or purple spots on their hands and/or feet.
  • If they have been diagnosed with Covid-19, are awaiting test results for Covid-19, or had close contact with a confirmed or probable case of Covid-19.
  • If they have returned to the province (outside the Atlantic Bubble) within the past 14 days.
  • If they have had close contact with anyone with acute respiratory illness and have travelled outside of the province (outside the Atlantic Bubble) in the past 14 days.
  • If they have been directed by Public Health to self-isolate.