To support businesses through this the COVID-19 recovery period, we have compiled a list of resources, making it as easy as possible for you to access the help that you need. We will make every effort to provide the most current and relevant information available.
Read more about the City's response to COVID-19.
Visit our COVID-19 NEWS page for additional information.
Provides support to hotels, travel agencies, restaurants, and others with a subsidy rate of up to 75%.
Provides support for businesses that have faced deep losses, with a subsidy rate of up to 50%.
Grants to help small and medium-sized businesses accelerate their digital transformation to fuel economic recovery.
Supports regional job creation and positions local economies for long-term growth.
Funding to help tourism businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and Indigenous businesses adapt their operations to meet public health requirements while investing in products and services to facilitate their future growth.
Expanded to include employers subject to capacity-limiting restrictions of 50% or more and reduce current-month revenue decline threshold requirements to 25%.
Expanded to include workers in regions where provincial or territorial governments have introduced capacity-limiting restrictions of 50% or more.
A grant of up to 20% towards qualifying research and development expenditures.
Free services for businesses, such as: advertisements & analytics, social media, website content, and SEO management.
A cybersecurity certification program for small and medium-sized organizations.
Free 1:1 assistance for businesses with 0 to 49 employees to help them create their online stores at no cost.
A website to help business reopen during COVID-19. Includes a red tape reduction form where you can share your ideas.
A guide to help businesses navigate government resources best suited to their needs
Keeping You Informed:
Helping business and individuals through the COVID-19 outbreak.
Access at-a-glance information about the COVID-19 pandemic across all provinces.
Self-assessment, prevention, risk, symptoms, treatment, and more. Supports for business and individuals.
Travel restrictions and other important travel-related information.