COVID-19 supports for businesses

Below a quick reference to funds that might help businesses financial reliefs, please refer to official links for eligibility and detail to each support.


A complete list of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan for businesses please visit:

A complete list of Ontario's COVID-19 Support for businesses, please visit


Link to Get help with COVID-19 costs includes:

Ontario Small Business Support Grant

Ontario's Main Street Relief Grant: PPE support

Property tax and energy cost rebates

Ontario Tourism and Travel Small Business Support Grant



Link to Support for businesses from Federal includes:

Avoiding layoffs, rehiring employees and creating new jobs

  • Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)
  • Extending the Work-Sharing program
  • Creating new jobs and opportunities for youth

Taxes and tariffs

  • Waiving tariffs on certain medical goods

Financial support, loans and access to credit

  • Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) interest-free loans
  • Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)
  • Loan Guarantee for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
  • Co-Lending Program for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
  • Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF)
  • Canada United Small Business Relief Fund
  • Supporting Black business owners and entrepreneurs through the Black Entrepreneurship Loan Fund
  • Mid-Market Financing Program
  • Mid-Market Guarantee and Financing Program
  • Large Employer Emergency Financing Facility (LEEFF)
  • Additional support by sector

Support for self-employed individuals

  • Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB)
  • Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit (CRSB)
  • Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB)

Indigenous businesses

  • Relief measures for Indigenous businesses
  • Supporting business through the pandemic and into recovery

Indigenous peoples can also access all other benefits.

Find the support you need for your business