Northern Ontario Recovery Program

Amount: $25,000

Eligibility Criteria

  • Northern Ontario businesses with at least one year of operations as of March 17, 2020 and were impacted by the Province of Ontario Emergency Order that closed all non-essential businesses on March 24, 2020.

Eligible Cost

  • Capital construction.
  • Leasehold improvements.
  • New or used equipment.
  • Restructuring of business operations.
  • Marketing for new business initiatives.
  • Personal Protective Equipment and customer/employee safety installations.
  • Other costs deemed necessary to complete the project at the discretion of the NOHFC.


  • Funding will be in the form of a conditional contribution and will normally not exceed $25,000.
  • NOHFC will cover 100% of eligible project costs.
  • Applicants must demonstrate that the amount requested from NOHFC is incremental and does not duplicate other supports received.


The application window will run from October 1 to December 31, 2020.