COVID-19 Provincial and Federal Benefits

British Columbians are able to access income supports, tax relief and direct funding for people, businesses and services. 

This compiled list of federal and provincial financial benefits is updated on an ongoing basis.


Local COVID-19 Resources

Connect North Shore has information and resources for residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Updated September 9, 2020

We are committed to providing our members with reliable, accurate and timely information. Please check here regularly for updates.

Business Support Tools:


Government Support for Business:



BC Government:


BC Hydro COVID-19 Relief Fund for small businesses – added April 6, 2020

BC Hydro COVID-19 Customer Assistance Program: allows you to defer bill payments or arrange for flexible payment plans with no penalty (updated April 1, 2020)

Fortis BC Waives Late Fees and Helps with Payment Plans (added March 23, 2020)



City of North Vancouver


District of North Vancouver



For the most health current information on COVID-19 please visit:


Low-cost Counselling:

Peer Navigation and Online Groups:



To help you prepare for and manage through a potential COVID-19 escalation, we encourage you to look at:


North Vancouver Chamber: Business Preparedness Manual

Update to:  Coronavirus – Employer Legal Considerations (Updated March 25, 2020)



Stay healthy.