Canadian Government Announces COVID-19 Business Support

  • 24 Mar, 2020
  • Kristine Carey
  • business pandemic response, Canadian Business, COVID-19,

The Canadian Federal Government has announced extensive supports during this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. The following document outlines the measures and supports being put in place to help get Canadians through these trying times.

These measures include:

Ontario Together – a site dedicated to helping Canadian business pivot to get essential supplies to those who need it

Municipal Emergency Act – changes to temporarily suspend noise by-laws to ensure that deliveries can be made

Commercial Vehicles – extension of current validation periods for drivers, vehicles, and carrier products.

For full details of these initiatives, as well as several others, please read Government Announced Support March 27