Northern Ontario Recovery Program

Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation announces Northern Ontario Recovery Program

Today, Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines and Minister of Indigenous Affairs announced the creation of a new short-term Northern Ontario Recovery Program (NORP) to help businesses adapt to new COVID-19 public health guidelines and protect employees and customers.  This is a grant program and eligible businesses can apply for up to $25,000 in funding. 

Companies can apply to NORP for assistance with projects that help them adjust to the impacts of COVID-19, such as, but not limited to:

  • Building renovations and new constructions
  • Customer and employee safety installations
  • Equipment purchases, including personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Marketing for new business initiatives
  • Restructuring of business operations

The program intake is open October 1, 2020 through to December 31, 2020.

Businesses that may have already incurred eligible costs are still able to apply for a grant so long as the costs were incurred after March 17, 2020.  

Please CLICK HERE for more information.  



Monday, September 28, 2020