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Is your business impacted by COVID-19?

The COVID-19 outbreak is creating uncertainty for entrepreneurs and their businesses. We are here to help.

Financial relief for entrepreneurs

Here are options for accessing credit to support you through to a more stable time.

For questions about BDC’s financing solutions, advisory services or for any other question, write us. One of our representatives will be in touch.

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A number of measures, in addition to access to credit, have been put in place through the Government of Canada’s Economic Response Plan to help you through these trying times. We invite you to consult these pages to find out what measure best fits your needs.

This section on bdc.ca is updated regularly as the COVID-19 situation evolves and additional measures are made available for Canadian businesses.


Frequently asked questions

Find answers to the most commonly asked questions on the special programs listed on this page, eligibility and processing times during the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 Resource Guide for entrepreneurs

COVID-19 Resource Guide for entrepreneurs

A compilation of federal and provincial government support measures for business:

  • Access to capital and other liquidity support
  • Measures to avoid or minimize the impact from layoffs
  • Provincial/Territorial measures
  • Planning tools and tips to create resilience and emerge strong in recovery
  • Additional resources and information
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* This information is updated regularly.

Advisory services

Expert advice to guide your business through uncertain times.

Online Sales Optimization

Minimize disruption by quickly boosting your online presence and sales from digital activities.

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Operations and Cash Flow Resiliency Plan

Mitigate financial and operational risks to function during challenging times.

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Workplace Health Risk Mitigation

Ensure public health guidelines are properly implemented and enforced in your workplace.

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Articles and tools

Resources to help your business get back on track.

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Contact us

Are you a BDC client?

We encourage you to reach out to your account manager.

Not a BDC client?

If you’re looking for financing for your business, take a look at our business loans.

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