The BC Ministry of Health reported 1,785 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, December 28th.

The latest infections bring the total number of recorded cases in the province to 243,731 since the pandemic began.

New cases were reported in these health regions

  • 791 new cases in Fraser Health
  • 400 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health
  • 269 new cases in Interior Health
  • 42 new cases in Northern Health
  • 283 new cases in Island Health
  • 0 new case in person who resides outside of Canada

In a written statement, Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix said the Ministry of Health will return to regular reporting of COVID-19 cases, vaccinations, hospitalizations and deaths, and cases and hospitalizations by vaccination status on Wednesday, December 29th.

You can view the worldwide stats here.

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