Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

COVID-19

Regional Relief and Recovery Fund – Now Open

FedDev Ontario is now accepting applications through the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF). The RRRF supports businesses that have been unable to obtain funding through other federal COVID-19 response measures.

FedDev Ontario is delivering $213 million to help relieve the economic impact of COVID-19 for small businesses and $39.4 million to support rural businesses through the Community Futures Development Corporations. Visit the Regional Relief and Recovery Fund page for more information and to apply.

Canadian manufacturers and businesses are needed to help combat COVID-19.

The Plan to Mobilize Industry to fight COVID-19 directly supports businesses to rapidly scale up production or re-tool their manufacturing lines to develop products made in Canada that will help in the fight against COVID-19.

My business wants to help

Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada has announced a number of measures to help stabilize the economy as part of the Government of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan. Support includes:

If you are a FedDev Ontario client and COVID-19 is affecting your operations, you are encouraged to contact your project officer as you may be eligible for flexible arrangements.

For example, we are:

  • Deferring repayments;
  • Considering alternative project activities and costs;
  • Accelerating the reimbursement of claims and advances;
  • Adjusting cashflows across fiscal years, adjusting project milestones and exploring other repayment strategies to meet your unique needs;
  • Extending 2019-2020 performance reporting deadlines.

For more information, please see the questions and answers.

Resources

Business resources: COVID-19

Business resources: COVID-19
Business resources: COVID-19

Resources for businesses affected by COVID-19

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

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