COVID-19 Business Support Grant

This program is supported through the newly formed Mayor’s Standing Committee on Community Economic Recovery and Northern Development Initiative Trust. Grants will be available to local businesses and non-profits to support them in the safe re-opening by providing financial support for the necessary alterations and supplies needed to comply with Provincial orders and WorkSafe BC regulations.

The City of Fort St. John encourages local businesses to purchase their COVID-19 related supplies from other local businesses.

Eligible Applicants

  • Businesses with a current City of Fort St. John Business Licence

Eligible Costs

  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Modifications to business space
  • Safety equipment
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Signage
  • Directional floor stickers
  • Plexiglass and installation
  • Business COVID-19 Safety plan prepared by a third party
  • Other items (to keep employees and customers safe)

Questions

Reach out to economicdevelopment@fortstjohn.ca or call 250-787-8150 for assistance.

COVID-19 Business Support Application Form

Eligible Expenses: (Check all expenses that apply)

Receipts and photos are required and will be requested when we contact you to complete your application. Eligible receipts dating back to March 10, 2020 will be accepted.

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Should you have any questions about the collection of this personal information please contact the Director of Legislative and Administrative Services.