New COVID-19 Support Service for BC Businesses

A new COVID-19 Support Service for B.C. businesses launched on April 16, 2020.

The B.C. Business COVID-19 Support Service was established to provide B.C. businesses with information and resources about the supports available to businesses impacted by COVID-19. The Service will be operated by Small Business BC and is supported by the provincial and federal governments.

Advisors will be available Monday to Friday (8:00 am to 6:00 pm) and Saturday (10:00 am to 4:00 pm) at 1-833-254-4357 to provide support in multiple languages. The Service can also be reached by email at or through an online chat feature.

A link to the B.C. government news release is available here.

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