ACEC-NB Response to Covid 19
Like most of you ACEC-NB is keeping track of updates from the Prime Minister, the Premier and the Provincial Health Officer and we encourage our member firms to follow their advice in an effort to flattening the curve and keep all New Brunswickers safe.
ACEC-NB firms have stepped up during this crisis, and many are continuing business operations as much as possible. To that end, ACEC-NB has been working to ensure that timely and accurate information reaches our membership, as well as continuing our advocacy efforts to help minimize the impact on our member firms.
Last week we obtained feedback from our firms that in turn helped us focus our initial advocacy efforts with elected officials and clients. Here is what you said:
Feedback from the survey indicated member firms were looking to stay informed about government and other financial programs, we have complied a list of some resources that may be of help to you and your firm.
COVID-19: Changes to Canadian taxes & benefits | Canada Revenue Agency
Atlantic Canada Opportunity Agency (ACOA)
Work Sharing Program | Government of Canada
Resource for Canadian Business | Trade Commissioner Service
COVID-19 Programs & Services | Innovation Canada
Business Credit Availability Program | BCAP
Support for entrepreneurs impacted by COVID_19 | BDC
COVID-19 | Export Development Canada
Benefits & Services: Employment Insurance | ESDC
COVID-19 Guidance for Business | Government of NB
Government financing programs for small/medium business | Deloitte
Pandemic Preparedness and Responding to COVID-19 | Deloitte
Here's the latest version of the Mandatory Order from the New Brunswick Office of the Provincial Security Advisor, dated March 7, 2021
It is our goal that ACEC-NB contribute to the ongoing support of our members now and during recovery when it comes. Be sure to let us know how we can continue to support you.
Christy Cunningham, P.Geo. | Executive Director