The Economic Development department is committed to working closely with local businesses and partners to support economic recovery in Oakville.
Ontario is currently in Step One of the Roadmap to Reopen.The Roadmap to Reopen is a three-step plan to safely and cautiously reopen the province and gradually lift public health measures based on the province-wide vaccination rate and improvements in key public health and health care indicators.
For questions regarding impacts to your business or employment, call Ontario's Stop the Spread Business Information Line at 1-888-444-3659.
Learn more about rent relief, wage subsidies, and access to capital for pandemic recovery.Learn more
Find free web building tools, one-on-one support, and grants to grow your business.Online tools
Explore one-on-one advisory services and local programs for your business.Learn more
Review a list of Ontario PPE suppliers to keep your employees and customers safe.Learn more
Halton Region Public Health information on workplace safety measures.Learn more
Discover provincial resources available for businesses with fewer than 100 employees.Learn more
The Ontario Tourism and Hospitality Small Business Support Grant provides one-time payments of $10,000 to $20,000 to eligible small businesses in the tourism and travel sector.
Applications for this grant will close on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EDT.
Canadian businesses, non-profit organizations or charities who have seen a drop in revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic may be eligible for a subsidy to cover part of their commercial rent or property expenses.Learn more
Businesses located in areas categorized as control or lockdown, such as Oakville, can apply for rebates, provided in the form of grants, to help with their fixed costs.Learn more