Get help with COVID-19 costs

by Rob Sysak, November 16, 2020

On November 16, businesses in modified Stage 2 regions or, going forward, in areas categorized as control or lockdown, can apply for rebates to help with fixed costs, such as property tax and energy bills.

Application forms will be available starting on November 16, 2020.


You will be able to complete a single form to apply for both property tax and energy rebates


Support is available for businesses that were required to close or significantly restrict services as a result of modified Stage 2 public health measures announced on October 9, 2020. Going forward, areas categorized as control or lockdown will qualify.

Currently, this applies to businesses in:

Types of businesses that are eligible for support include:

The following businesses will not be eligible:

Eligible businesses could get rebates for:

What you’ll need to apply