Are There Costs that Aren't Eligible?

The funds are available on a reimbursable basis for expenses such as rent and mortgage payments, personal protection equipment, and retooling of your business to better respond to COVID-19. There are plenty of costs that aren’t eligible, including: 

  • Utilities
  • Payroll costs
  • Relief from employer payroll taxes
  • Costs of daily business operations
  • Regular maintenance of the facility or equipment
  • Refinancing of existing debts.
  • Activities not deemed to be in response to COVID-19 impacts.
  • Taxes and Insurance as part of a mortgage payment (only principal and interest eligible).
  • Marketing or advertising costs


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1. What Can I Use the Funds for?
2. Are There Costs that Aren't Eligible?
3. How Do I Apply for the Grant?
4. What Businesses are Eligible to Apply?
5. How Will the Applications Be Sorted?