COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Disclaimers:

Transportation

Q: Is the CAT Ferry’s Season still on for 2020?

Q: Is the Fundy Rose still operating?

Q: My Nova Scotia Vehicle Registration or Temporary Vehicle Permit has expired. What should I do?

Q: My Driver's Licence has expired. What should I do?

Q: My Foreign Driver's License and/or Foreign Licence Plate has expired. What should I do?

Employers and Business Owners

Q: What supports are available to help me pay my staff?

Q: How can I obtain additional credit, or access to capital, for my Business?

Q: Can I defer payments on my existing loans?

Q: Am I still expected to pay my power bill at this time?

Q: Am I still expected to pay taxes at this time?

Q: Is there any flexibility available to defer mortgage or rent payments at this time?

Q: Am I still expected to pay my power bill at this time?

Q: The provincial government says that some businesses and organizations are required to close, while others can stay open if they can meet certain public health requirements. How can I be sure if my business meets should be open or not?

Q: Are there any resources available to help my business update their website, and create an E-Commerce option for our customers?

Q: What resources are available to help my business prepare for the June 5th reopening of the economy?

Q: How do I maintain a clean and safe working environment for my business?

Individuals, Contract Workers and the Self-Employed

Q: What is available to me if I have been recently laid off or have reduced hours?

Q: What is available for me as a worker if:

Q: What is available for me as a parent?

Q: What is available as an individual experiencing financial hardship and requiring flexibility on my mortgage payments?

Q: Am I still expected to pay my power bill at this time?

Q: Am I still expected to pay taxes at this time?

Q: What supports are available to students?

Q: What other forms of income support are available?

Manufacturers and Service Providers

Q: Are there any opportunities for my business to produce supplies or provide services to assist with the COVID-19 crisis?