The Rankin government announced today, May 4, more than $12 million in additional support for Nova Scotia businesses hit hard by the pandemic and facing province-wide restrictions as a result of a third wave.

Three programs – one new program and two previously announced –aim to help small business owners such as restaurants, spas, hotels, gyms and hair salons. Businesses will be supported through rebates, with an immediate infusion of cash to hire staff, pay down debt or order supplies.

1. Tourism Accommodations Real Property Tax Rebate Program Part 2
2. Small Business Real Property Tax Rebate Program
3. Small Business Impact Grant Part 3

For more information on the above programs, please visit: