COVID-19 Resources for Businesses

Coronavirus information for Airdrie businesses including Airdrie case counts and vaccine information available here.

The Province of Alberta's Biz Connect site provides workplace guidance and supports to help businesses affected by COVID-19 to operate safely, including information about access to PPE. A contact form is available for businesses to ask questions about public health measures.

 

Government Programs

Looking for more information about Government Programs available for COVID-19 relief?

Government Programs for Businesses

Government Programs for Individuals

Expired Government Programs

 

Masks are mandatory as of September 4, 2021

Mandatory Provincewide health measure – effective Sept. 4 at 8 a.m.

  • Masks are mandatory in all indoor public spaces and workplaces.
  • Employees must mask in all indoor work settings, except while alone in work stations.

More information about masking and other Provincial health measures in place can be found at https://www.alberta.ca/covid-19-public-health-actions.aspx.

If you would like a mandatory mask poster for your business, click here.

 

Temporary Restrictions on Businesses

Restrictions to limit the amount of contact between people in the community are currently in place. These measures apply to Airdrie businesses. 

Starting September 20, discretionary events and businesses must follow one of these 2 options:

1) Implement the Restrictions Exemption Program requiring proof of vaccination or negative rapid test result to continue operating as usual, or
2) Follow capacity and operating restrictions as outlined.

Information to help you understand and implement these new requirements for your business:

Details about these enhanced public health measures can be found here
Occupancy information available here
Mask information located here

 

Commercial Lease Information

Airdrie Economic Development and the Airdrie Chamber teamed up on February 25, 2021 to bring Airdrie businesses a presentation by The Lease Coach Jeff Granfield.

Topics covered included:

  • Commercial Leasing in Airdrie - Information and data to help you navigate your business lease presented by Airdrie Economic Development.
  • 13 mistakes that businesses make when negotiation or re-negotiating their commercial lease by The Lease Coach.

Watch event recording on YouTube

 

Mental Health Support

The COVID-19 pandemic can have a significant impact on mental health.

If you need help, please reach out. There are many resources available to support you. For more mental health support information please click the button below.

Mental health support

 

Questions about employees during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

Call Employment Standards Alberta for free advice at 1-877-427-3731 or find information online here.

Local Employment Services:

Rocky View and Wheatland Employment Services

Career Leap Airdrie

 

Business advisory and support services

Organizations that take calls from business owners and offer services at no charge:

Business Link
Business Link has business advisors available (weekdays 8:30am – 4:30pm) via email, phone or online chat platform to advise business owners. Call 780.422.7722 or email using the form on their website.  Online resources are available for Alberta Small Businesses affected by COVID-19.

Community Futures Centre West
A business advisor is available to discuss your concerns. Visit the website or call 403.389.8272.

City of Airdrie Economic Development
The Economic Development department is available to support Airdrie businesses. Contact the team to ask questions or discuss challenges at 403.948.8844 or economic.development@airdrie.ca.

 

City of Airdrie Information Updates

Communication
Critical email updates will be sent directly to businesses using the e-mail address you provided for your business license.

Our Airdrie@Work business e-newsletter provides regular updates and helpful information. Subscribe here.

 

Business 2 Business PPE Supplies and Services

The Airdrie businesses listed below have told us that they have certified products or services for sale*:

Hand sanitizer

Cleaning services and supplies

Signage/Decals

Spread your message:

Other

Do you have a product or service for sale that you would like us to include in this listing? Contact economic.development@airdrie.ca.

*The City of Airdrie does not recommend the products or services listed above. It is up to each business owner to determine if products or services offered locally fit the health and safety requirements of their business sector. Biz Connect offers resources and workplace guidance for business owners as well as information about access to PPE.

 

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