Finding the online resources your small business needs

April 29, 2020

It can be hard to tell what information to trust for support and relief right now. We’ve done some digging to find the accurate and reputable web resources you need to help navigate your business through COVID-19. From financial relief information to accurate updates and support options, we’ve got you covered.

Coast-to-coast information

Canada-wide information is a great place to start when looking for how the federal government could offer support to your business. Updated daily, the Canadian Government’s COVID-19 page has everything you need to know about current numbers, support and updates.

Businesses get a special shout out on the economic response plan page as well, so you’ll be able to access specific business resources there. The Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses also has a great page that provides resources for business continuity, financial support, health, safety and more.

Federal Government Updates

Canadian Economic Response Plan

Canadian Federation of Independent Business

Support closer to home

Provincial resources are a great way to get advice and direction more closely related to where your business happens to be. As things continue to evolve across the country, support and directives for your business will only become more unique by province. If you still can’t find what you need, turn to your municipality or local representative who are also great resources. Find your province or territory link below.

British Columbia

Alberta

Saskatchewan

Manitoba

Ontario

Quebec

Newfoundland and Labrador

New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Prince Edward Island

Yukon Territory

Northwest Territories

Nunavut

Additional resources

We’ve added a few extra resources to help fill out information specific to things like industry, banking and taxes during COVID-19. Check them out!

Retail Council of Canada

Restaurants Canada

BMO COVID-19 Business Update

RBC COVID-19 Business Update

Federal COVID-19 Tax Updates

Credit Card Contactless Limits Increased to $250

Moneris Revenue Analysis Tool for CEWS

We’ll update this list as the situation for businesses across the country continues to change. So stay safe, and check back soon.


The information in this article is provided solely for informational purposes and is not intended to be legal, business or other professional advice or an endorsement of any of the websites or services listed. 

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