COVID-19 Economic Relief Measures

Overview of the federal and provincial government initiatives

 

The federal and provincial governments have announced economic relief measures to help Canadians during these difficult times. To find out which apply in your region, select from the drop-down menu below.

Federal Government

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Federal relief measures include:

  • Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)
  • Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB)
  • Temporary wage top-up for low-income essential workers
  • Providing a one-time tax-free payment to seniors
  • Increasing the Canada Child Benefit

 

Businesses

Supports for Businesses include:

  • Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS)
  • Temporary 10% Wage Subsidy
  • Business Credit Availability Program (BCAP)
  • Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA)

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Alberta

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Provincial relief measures include:

  • Education property tax freeze
  • Utility payment deferral
  • Student loans repayment deferrals
  • Job-protected leave

 

Businesses

Supports for Businesses include:

  • Free advice, coaching and information on COVID-19 resources and supports
  • Relief for the Energy sector, such as $113 million in industry relief to fund the Alberta
  • Energy Regulator; and a $100 million loan extended to the Orphan Well Association
  • Corporate income tax changes
  • WCB premium payment deferral
  • Tourism levy deferral

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.  

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

British Columbia

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Provincial relief measures include:

  • The BC Emergency Benefit for Workers, which provides a one-time payment for people who lost income
  • Being able to take job-protected (unpaid) leave related to COVID-19 experiencing job loss, illness or lost wages due to COVID-19
  • BC Hydro grants and bill payment deferrals for customers
  • Tenants facing difficulty as a result of the COVID-19 crisis have assistance that is available to them, including: the B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers, Temporary Rent Supplement, Federal government financial supports
  • B.C. student loan payments are automatically frozen for six months (starting March 30, 2020)

 

Businesses

Supports for Businesses include:

  • Extending filing and payment deadlines until September 30, 2020, for the employer health tax, provincial sales tax, municipal and regional district tax on short-term accommodation, carbon tax, motor fuel tax, and tobacco tax
  • School tax rates for commercial properties are reduced by 50% for the 2020 tax year.
  • Small Business BC is offering a free webinar, Get Online with Shopify, for businesses to learn how to build an online presence and engage with customers and continue to grow your business

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Manitoba 

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Manitoba Protection Plan

Initiatives to support Manitobans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, including:

  • Cash flow tax relief, such as Manitoba Hydro, Centra Gas and Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) not charging interest or penalties if Manitobans are unable to pay
  • Child care initiatives including grants for early childhood educators to offer child care services at their homes
  • Rent increases frozen and eviction hearings postponed

 

Businesses

Manitoba Protection Plan

Initiatives to support Manitoba businesses throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, including:

  • New call centre to help businesses, non-profits and charities to connect with support programs
  • Tax filing deadlines extended for Retail Sales Tax for small and medium businesses
  • Temporary exception to employment standards regulations giving employers more time to recall employees laid off as a result of COVID-19

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

New Brunswick

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Assistance programs include:

  • One-time income benefit for unemployed workers
  • Job protection for workers
  • The Emergency Bridging Fund for Vulnerable Post-Secondary Students
  • Suspension of evictions for non-payment of rent due to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Covering the costs of emergency child care for essential workers

 

Businesses

Support for New Brunswick businesses (targeted to specifically address impacts associated with COVID-19) include.

  • Working capital loans
  • Waiving late penalties on property taxes
  • Deferring WorkSafeNB premiums / income tax payments / electricity bill payments

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Newfoundland and Labrador

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

  • Operation of regulated child care services for children (one to 13 years) for Essential Workers
  • For workers who are required to self-isolate and do not have the ability to work from home, the Provincial Government will:
     - provide compensation to eligible private sector employers to ensure continuation of pay.
     - continue to pay as usual Provincial public sector employees.

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

NorthWest Territories

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

For COVID-19 resources


For economic relief measures

select the Federal government tab above

 

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Nova Scotia

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Support for individuals, families, and seniors who are facing hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic include:

  • Worker Emergency Bridge Fund, which supports people who are self-employed or laid-off who don’t qualify for Employment Insurance
  • Emergency funding of Community Links and Seniors’ Safety Programs
  • Suspending Nova Scotia Student Loan payments
  • Internet for Nova Scotia Initiative, an incentive to providers to speed up projects so more people can work from home

 

Businesses

Support for Nova Scotia businesses include:

  • Deferred government loan payments
  • Many program and service fees are deferred including, workers compensation premiums and licence, permit, registration, renewal and service fees
  • Small businesses which do business with the government will be paid within five days instead of the standard 30 days.
  • Small Business Impact Grant, a one-time grant for eligible small businesses, non-profits, charities and social enterprises ordered to close or greatly reduce operations because of the public health order
  • Landlords are encouraged to defer rent payments and are not permitted to change locks or seize property of businesses who cannot pay rent, if the business closed directly because of COVID public health orders.

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Nunavut

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

For COVID-19 resources


For economic relief measures

select the Federal government tab above

 

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Ontario

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Provincial relief measures include:

  • COVID-19 emergency assistance
  • Student loans repayment deferrals
  • Help for electricity bills
  • Support for seniors and people with disabilities
  • Job-protected emergency leave

 

Businesses

Supports for Businesses include:

  • Interest and penalty relief for the majority of provincially administered taxes
  • Education property tax deferrals
  • WSIB payment deferrals

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Prince Edward Island

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Support and services include

  • Prince Edward Island COVID-19 Income Support Fund provides temporary financial support to PEI residents who’ve lost their primary source of income as a result of COVID-19.
  • COVID-19 Special Situation Fund for Islanders who have experienced urgent income loss as a result of COVID-19 and are not eligible for other federal and provincial funding support
  • Temporary Rental Assistance Benefit for eligible tenants who are struggling to pay their rent as a result of income loss or reduction due to COVID19 measures
  • Suspending repayments for provincial student loans
  • The Employee Gift Card Program is a temporary program providing a Sobeys gift card to eligible employees, living and working on PEI.

 

Businesses

Emergency relief available includes:

  • Deferring all scheduled loan payments for clients of Finance PEI, Island Investment Development Inc., and the PEI Century Fund
  • COVID-19 Special Situation Fund for businesses, community groups and non-government organizations that have experienced urgent income loss as a result of COVID-19 and are not eligible for other federal and provincial funding support
  • The Emergency Income Relief Fund to support the self-employed who have been significantly affected by COVID-19.
  • The Emergency Relief - Worker Assistance Program to provide financial support to employers to assist their employed workers who have been impacted by reduced hours at work as a result of COVID-19.
  • Emergency Working Capital Financing program to assist PEI’s small businesses.
  • Landlords are encouraged to defer rent payments from their commercial tenants

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Québec

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

An online questionnaire is available to help you find the assistance program that applies in your situation.

 

Individual

 

Businesses

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Saskatchewan

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Provincial relief measures include:

  • Job-protected leave
  • Self-Isolation Support Program
  • Student loans repayment moratorium
  • Provincial Training Allowance and Skills Training Benefit Programs repayment moratorium

 

Businesses

Supports for Businesses include:

  • Saskatchewan Small Business Emergency Payment (SSBEP)
  • PST remittance deferral and audit suspension
  • Utilities bill-deferral programs

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

Yukon

For the most updated information, eligibility for the benefits and all other important details, please visit the website below.

 

Individual

Support measures for Yukoners affected by the COVID-19 pandemic include:

  • A new time-limited regulation to the Residential Landlord and Tenant Act is now in place to support tenants who've lost income due to COVID-19; and tenants who must self-isolate.
  • The Department of Education will continue to support those who are attending post-secondary education; and other training opportunities.
  • The Paid Sick Leave Rebate allows Yukon workers and self-employed people without paid sick leave to stay at home if they become sick; or are required to self-isolate while still meeting their basic financial needs.

Businesses

Support for Yukon businesses include:

  • Business Relief Program provides relief to eligible Yukon businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including non-repayable grants to cover specific fixed costs
  • Temporary Support for Events Funding Program helps Yukon businesses and non-government organizations (NGOs) affected by the cancellation of major events due to COVID-19 recover certain costs.

The contents of this Web page are provided for informational and educational purposes and are not intended to provide specific individual advice including, without limitation, investment, financial, legal, accounting, or tax. Please consult with your own professional advisor on your particular circumstances.

AGF Management Limited (“AGF”), a Canadian reporting issuer, is an independent firm composed of wholly owned globally diverse asset management firms. AGF’s investment management subsidiaries include AGF Investments Inc. (“AGFI”), AGF Investments America Inc. (“AGFA”), Highstreet Asset Management Inc. (“Highstreet”), AGF Investments LLC (formerly FFCM LLC) (“AGFUS”), AGF International Advisors Company Limited (“AGFIA”), AGF Asset Management (Asia) Limited (“AGF AM Asia”), Doherty & Associates Ltd. (“Doherty”) and Cypress Capital Management Ltd. (“CCM”). AGFI, Highstreet, Doherty and Cypress are registered as portfolio managers across various Canadian securities commissions, in addition to other Canadian registrations. AGFA and AGFUS are U.S. registered investment advisers. AGFIA is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission. AGF AM Asia is registered as a portfolio manager in Singapore. AGF investment management subsidiaries manage a variety of mandates composed of equity, fixed income and balanced assets.TM The ‘AGF’ logo and "Invested in Discipline" are registered trademarks of AGF Management Limited and used under licence. Publication Date: May 22, 2020.

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