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October 5th, 2021 | FAQ's on the Introduction of Phase 5
October 1st, 2021 | Phase 5 and Nova Scotia's Proof of Vaccination Protocol
September 15th, 2021 | Phase 5 Delay & Proof of Vaccination Policy
September 13th, 2021 | Phase 5 Starts Wednesday, Proof of Vaccine Policy & NSBLEC
July 14th, 2021 | Phase 4 Starts Today, Updates on Federal Programs and More
June 30th, 2021 | Phase 3 Starts Today and New Funding Available 
June 30th, 2021 | New Programs Available to Restaurants 
June 23rd, 2021 | Update on Small Business Supports | Upcoming Deadlines
May 14th, 2021 | Relief Program Updates
May 7th, 2021 | Small Business Impact Grant Part 3 & More
April 29th, 2021 | Updated Information on Provincial & Federal Relief Programs
April 28th, 2021 | New Restrictions Effective Today (April 28th)
April 23rd, 2021 | New Restrictions Effective Today (April 23rd)
March 8th, 2021 | Small Business Property Tax Relief, CEBA Deadline Reminder & More
December 8th, 2020 | CEBA Expansion Applications Now Open
November 24th, 2020 | Applications are now open for the new rent subsidy program
October 28th, 2020 | Update on CEBA, CEWS & More
September 1st, 2020 | CEBA Extended & CEWS Eligibility Expanded
July 30th, 2020 | Mandatory Masks
July 17th, 2020 | CEWS Extension & Venture For Canada Fall Wage Subsidy
July 3rd, 2020 | Updates on Small Business Reopening Grant, CECRA, CEBA & More
June 18th, 2020 | Updates on CEBA, CERB & More
June 3rd, 2020 | Getting ready to re-open
May 27th, 2020 | Reopening Nova Scotia website launched, PPE Supplies in Sackville & More
May 25th, 2020 | Portals Now Open for Regional Relief Recovery Fund (RRRF) & Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance for small businesses (CECRA)
May 22nd, 2020 | Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) application portal available May 25th
May 20th, 2020 | Preparing to reopen & expansion to Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA)
May 14th, 2020 | Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) & More
April 29th, 2020 | Applications Now Open for Small Business Loan Guarantee Program
April 27th, 2020 | Nova Scotia Credit Support Program & Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance
April 23rd, 2020 | Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) Applications Open Monday, April 27th
April 16th, 2020 | Expanding CEBA & Additional Support for Small Businesses
April 16th, 2020 | CERB widens eligibility
April 15th, 2020 | Feedback on Canada Emergency Business Account
April 9th, 2020 | Provincial Update
April 9th, 2020 | Canada Emergency Business Account
April 3rd, 2020 | Provincial Government Update
April 2nd, 2020 | COVID-19 Update | Applications for Canada Emergency Response Benefit program available beginning April 6
March 31st, 2020 | Summary of Government Relief Programs
March 29th, 2020 | Provincial Government Commercial Rent Deferral Program
March 27th, 2020 | Government Program Announcements & Membership Questionnaire
March 25th, 2020 | COVID-19 Update for Health Practitioners 
March 24th, 2020 | New COVID-19 Related Developments
March 23rd, 2020 | Economic Response Plan
March 21st, 2020 | Government of Canada on programs and services available to businesses 
March 18th, 2020 | Notice COVID-19 Update
March 17th, 2020 | Today’s announcement regarding restaurants
March 13th, 2020 | Preparing your business for impacts from COVID-19

*Please note: To the best of our knowledge this information was accurate at the time of sending,
however, programs can change rapidly so this information should be used as a guide only.



Nova Scotia Business Labour Economic Coalition
The Sackville Business Association is a member of the Nova Scotia Business Labour Economic Coalition (NSBLEC)
We meet three times a week with all levels of government to bring forward member concerns and find solutions.