Application Period for the Canada United Small Business Relief Fund is Now Open

Through the Canada United Small Business Relief Fund (CUSBRF), small businesses can be reimbursed for costs related to reopening safely or the adoption of technologies to move more of their business online.

Reopening Safely:

  • Purchase of Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Renovation of space necessary to adhere to re-opening guidelines.

Adopting Technologies to Move Business Online:

  • Enhancement or development of website and other e-commerce capabilities.

Small businesses can obtain a non-repayable grant of up to $5,000 to cover purchases related to these costs; purchases must have been made no earlier than March 15, 2020.

As of October 26, 2020, the application window for the relief fund is open.

To learn more about the grant, including program guidelines like eligibility requirements, and to submit an application online, visit: