COVID Recovery Programs

Government of Canada Response Programs

Financial support, loans and access to credit

  • Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)
  • Highly Affected Sectors Credit Availability Program (HASCAP)
  • Loan Guarantee for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
  • Co-Lending Program for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises
  • Mid-Market Financing Program
  • Mid-Market Guarantee and Financing Program
  • Large Employer Emergency Financing Facility (LEEFF)
  • Additional support by sector
  • Provincial and territorial support

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.

Tourism

  • Tourism Relief Fund
  • Additional support for your business

Aquaculture and fisheries

  • Mandatory Isolation Support for Temporary Foreign Workers Program (MISTFWP)
  • Assisting the fish and seafood processing sector
  • Changes to Employment Insurance fishing benefits
  • Additional support for your business

Culture, heritage and sport

  • Supporting arts and live events workers
  • Major Festivals and Events Support Initiative
  • Support for Independent production companies
  • Additional support for your business

Energy

  • Launching the Emissions Reduction Fund
  • Additional support for your business

Transportation

  • Regional Air Transportation Initiative (RATI)
  • Airports Capital Assistance Program (ACAP)
  • Airport Relief Fund (ARF)
  • Airport Critical Infrastructure Program (ACIP)
  • Additional support for your business

Aerospace

  • Aerospace Regional Recovery Initiative
  • Additional support for your business

Infrastructure

  • Flexible funding for community resilience
  • Supporting communities: new ways to adapt spaces and services
  • Additional support for your business

Government of British Columbia Response Programs:

Fairs, Festivals and Events Recovery Fund

Launch Online Grant Program


B.C. Increased Employment Incentive

BC Employer Training Grant


BC Marketplace

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Marketplace

Alacrity Canada Digital Marketing Bootcamp

Agriculture and farmers

Rural, remote and Indigenous communities

Tourism

Non-profit organizations