Please see the link below for information on HASCAP programming announced today by the Government of Canada for businesses in sectors that have been highly affected by COVID-19.

Assistance is a government-guaranteed, low-interest loan of up to $1M. Eligible businesses must show YOY revenue decline of at least 50% in 3 months, within the 8 months prior to their application to the program. Companies must have previously applied for either CEWS or CERS.

Applications open February 1st at principal financial institutions, and February 15th at a wider group of financial institutions. Companies are encouraged to contact their primary lender for information and to apply.

Minister Ng announces launch of Highly Affected Sectors Credit Availability Program

La ministre Ng annonce le lancement du Programme de crédit pour les secteurs durement touchés