An Ontario-wide shutdown went in effect on December 26, 2020 at 12:01 am.
For the latest update of the province's Emergency Status on COVID-19, as well as a complete list of Emergency Orders in force, visit the province’s Emergency Information
web pages. The OAA recommends you review the information frequently as the Emergency Orders are being revised often and may impact your place of business, construction sites, etc. Some municipalities may also implement specific instructions (such as Toronto’s Letter of Instruction for Workplaces dated Jan. 4, 2021
Businesses with questions about closures of at-risk workplaces or how emergency measures affect their business or employment can call the Stop the Spread Business Information Line
Practices may also want to review Canadian Revenue Agency’s COVID-19 page
for information on programs in place for businesses. The province of Ontario
is also putting a new Ontario Small Business Support Grant
The OAA continues to update its COVID-19 webpage
to support OAA members as new information and recommendations become available.