Financial support and resources available for businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Support for businesses impacted by COVID-19.


Information to help your business take action during the COVID-19 crisis

We are here to helpLast updated on August 1st, 2021

Financial relief for entrepreneurs

Learn more about options for accessing credit to support you through to a more stable time.

Support for businesses

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

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.

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

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

* This information is updated regularly.

Articles and tools

Resources to help your business get back on track.

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.