• Passport services in Canada resuming by mail and by appointment for travel in less than 30 days

    Aug. 04, 2020

    July 31, 2020—Ottawa, Ontario—The Government of Canada has started the gradual resumption of some passport services in Canada.  Read more...

  • IRCC Client Support Centre resumes calls

    Apr. 28, 2020

    Ottawa, Tuesday, April 27, 2020—Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s Client Support Centre, which has been serving clients through email during the pandemic, has reopened call operations to respond to questions clients may have about their applications. Read more

  • Applications for B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers to open May 1

    Apr. 23, 2020

    Temporary relief is on the way for British Columbians whose ability to work has been affected by COVID-19, with applications for the $1,000 B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers (BCEBW) opening on May 1, 2020. Read more

  • New COVID-19 supports for businesses, local governments

    Apr. 16, 2020

    The Province is providing enhanced relief for businesses by reducing most commercial property tax bills by an average of 25%, along with new measures to support local governments facing temporary revenue shortfalls as a result of COVID-19. Read More