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Construction Site Health & Safety During COVID-19 
COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre 
Canadian Business Resilience Network 
Inventory of Resources and Supports for Canada's Music Industry 
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BDC Continuity Plan and Templates for Entrepreneurs 
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Municipal Emergency Act, 202o 
Employment Standards Amendment Act (Infectious Disease Emergencies), 2020 
Insurance Act Amendment 
List of Essential Workplaces; Stop the Spread Business Information 
A Framework for Reopening our Province 
COVID-19: Tackling the Barriers 
Principles for Restarting the Canadian Economy 
Renew Commercial Vehicle Operators Registration (CVOR) Certificate 
Ontario 511 App to Support Trucking Industry 
Ontario Further Eases Restrictions on Retail Stores and Essential Constructions  

Arrow Tax Payment Relief 

FedDev Ontario Repayment Deferrals 
Income Tax Deferral 
Province of Ontario Postponing Planned Property Tax Reassessment 
WSIB Financial Relief Package 
GST, HST & Import Duty Tax Deferral 
Off-peak Time-Of-Use (TOU) Electricity Rate 
Temporary Doubling of the Employer Health Tax Exemption 
Industrial and Commercial Electricity Global Adjustment Charge Deferral 
Tariff Relief for Importers of Certain Medical Goods, Including PPE  

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Ontario Agri-Food Job Portal 
Ontario Health Workforce Matching Portal 
Work Integrated Learning Program  

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Construction Site Health & Safety During COVID-19 
Preventing COVID-19 in the Workplace: Employers, employees and essential service workers 
COVID-19 Small Business Help Centre 
Canadian Business Resilience Network 
Workplace Safety & Prevention Services COVID-19 Resources 
Health and Safety Association Guidance Documents for Workplaces During the COVID-19 Outbreak 
COVID-19 Sector Specific Health & Safety Posters & Guidelines  

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BDC - Support for Entrepreneurs Impacted by the Coronavirus 

Canada Revenue Agency - Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Calculator 

Export Development Canada - Resources for Businesses Impacted by COVID-19 

Farm Credit Canada - COVID-19 Resources 

Canadian Department of Finance - Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan 

 Provincial Financial Response 
 Ontario Government Announces COVID-19 Action Plan - $17B Budget Update Announced
 Local Financial Response 

HydroOne - Pandemic Relief Fund 

Enterprise Brant - Apply for a Loan

County of Brant - Tax Payment Update  

Enterprise Brant - Emergency Loan Relief 

Private Sector Financial Response 
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 Federal Resources 

Canadian Trade Commissioner - Resources for Canadian Businesses 

BDC - Business Continuity Plan and Templates for Entrepreneurs 

Employment and Social Development Canada - COVID-19  

Canada Business App - Download Link 

Employment and Social Development - How to complete the Record of Employment Form  Canada's Regional Development Agencies 

Feddev Ontario - Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) 

Canada Revenue Agency - COVID-19: Changes to Canadian taxes and benefits 

Canadian Chamber of Commerce - Canadian Business Resilience Network 

Provincial Resources  

Ontario Government - Together Help Fight Coronavirus 

Ontario Government - COVID-19 Support for Businesses 

Business Information Line - 1-888-444-3659 

Extended Validation Periods for Driver, Vehicle and Carrier Products and Services 

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County of Brant - COVID-19 Resource Page   

South Central Ontario Region Economic Development Corporation 

Brantford-Brant Chamber of Commerce 

Paris and District Chamber of Commerce 

Business Resource Centre 

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Industrial Resources 

Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium Canada - COVID-19 Information 

Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters - COVID-19 Resources  

Next Generation Manufacturing Canada - Help Canadian Manufacturers Meet Critical Shortages in the Fight Against COVID-19 

Food and Consumer Products of Canada - COVID-19 Operations Best Practices for Industry 

Commercial Resources 

Retail Council of Canada - Coronavirus Resources   

Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses - Ontario: COVID-19 relief measures for your business

Small Business Resources 

Canadian Federation of Independent Business - Small Business Resources Dealing With COVID-19  

Ontario Business Improvement Area Association 

Digital Main Street Online 

COVID-19 and the Canadian Non-Profit Sector

Agriculture Resources 

Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council - Information and Updates COVID-19  

Canadian Federation of Agriculture - Resources on COVID-19 

World Organization for Animal Health - Q&A on 2019 Coronavirus 

Ontario Federation of Agriculture - Resources to help your farm business during COVID-19 

Ontario Federation of Agriculture - Guide to Operating your Essential Farm Business durning COVID-19  

Ontario Federation of Agriculture - Managing Farm Stress during COVID-19 

Ontario Federation of Agriculture - Information and Resouces on COVID-19  

Guidance for Employers of Temporary Foreign Workers Regarding COVID-19  

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) - Information for Industry 

Help Canada Grow - Helping local farmers find workers and connect workers to local farmers. 

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Mandatory Isolation Support for Temporary Foreign Workers Program

Filming Resources 
Ontario Creates - COVID-19 Response Plan - Information for Industry Stakeholders
Tourism Resources 

Tourism Industry of Canada - Impact on Tourism 

Destination Canada - Updates on the COVID-19 Situation 

The Heart of Ontario (RTO3) 

Special Events Resources  
Festivals and Events Ontario - COVID-19 Resource Centre 

Coronavirus Response for the Live Performance Sector

Group Tour Resources 
Tourism Industry Association of Ontario - COVID-19 Updates 

Travel Industry Council of Ontario - COVID-19 Registrar Update 

Travel Industry Council of Ontario - 90-Day TICO Fee Deferrals 

Outdoor Leisure Tourism Resources  
Ontario by Bike

Paddle Canada

Sport Tourism Resources 

Canadian Sports Tourism Alliance 

Adrenalin Magazine - COVID-19 Resource Centre 

Arts, Culture and Heritage Resources 

Ontario Museum Association - 

Ontario Arts Council - COVID-19 - OAC Activity Updates 

Canadian Independent Music Association - COVID-19 Information & Resources for Canada's Music Industry 

Information for Canadian Heritage Grants and Contributions Recipients Related to COVID-19  

The National Trust's Regeneration Works 

Emergency Support Funding for Cultural, Heritage and Sport Organizations: next steps to support the industry impacted by the global COVID-19 Pandemic 

Restaurant and Dining Resources 

 Ontario Restaurant, Hotel, and Motel Association - COVID-19 Resources 

Canadian Food Inspection Agency - Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): CFIA information for industry 

Alcohol and Gaming Comission of Ontario - Info Bulletin No. 61: Liquor sales licensees may now sell liquor for takeout or delivery along with food 

Ministry of Health - COVID-19 Guidance for Industry Operators  

Infastructure Health & Saftey Association - COVID-19 Update 

Business Continuity Resources 

Canadian Chamber of Commerce - Pandemic Preparedness 

Ontario Chamber of Commerce - Pandemic Preparedness Toolkit for Ontario Businesses 

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