The Nova Scotia Sector Impact Support Program is now open for applications.

Businesses impacted by the latest public health restrictions in Nova Scotia can now apply for a one-time grant to help small business owners. This grant is focused on restaurants, bars, gyms, live performing arts facilities and recreation facilities. Eligible businesses can receive a grant of $2,500, $5,000 or $7,500 based on gross payroll cost or gross revenue in November 2021.

To be eligible, businesses must have had a minimum gross monthly payroll of $1,000 or a minimum of $2,500 of gross monthly revenue for November 2021; be registered to do business in Nova Scotia; have an active Canada Revenue Agency business number; and have gross revenue of $5 million or less in its most recently filed tax year. Incorporated businesses that operate more than one eligible business location under a single corporate entity may claim a rebate for each business location

For more details on eligibility and to complete an online application, visit: