Exit Permit Orders in Council

The first Order in Council prohibiting women who are not in the armed forces or members of the public service and children under the age of 12 from leaving Canada by sea was approved in June of 1940.  Subsequent Orders in Council were approved to modify this initial regulation as circumstances demanded.  These Orders in Council are shown below in chronological order by the date they were approved.

Page 1 of PC 2371, approved June 4, 1940, was the Order in Council that
Page 2 of PC 2371, approved on June 4, 1940.
Page 3 of PC 2371, approved on June 4, 1940.
Page 4 of PC 2371, approved on June 4, 1940.
Page 1 of Order in Council 1841, approved March 10, 1942.
Page 2 of Order in Council 1841, approved March 10, 1942.
Page 3 of Order in Council 1841, approved March 10, 1942.
Page 4 of Order in Council 1841, approved March 10, 1942.
Page 1 of Order in Council 8414, approved September 18, 1942.
Page 2 of Order in Council 8414, approved September 18, 1942.
Page 1 of Order in Council 10139, approved November 10, 1942.
Page 2 of Order in Council 10139, approved November 10, 1942.