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  • Alberta BizConnect
    Workplace guidance and supports to help businesses and non-profits affected by COVID-19 begin to reopen and resume operations safely.
  • Alberta Government Relaunch plan template for businesses
    The template includes considerations to help guide you as you plan to open.  This should be completed using Alberta’s Workplace Guidance for Business Owners, which provides general guidance applicable to all sectors; as well as sector-specific guidelines available on Alberta Biz Connect and any additional requirements of your business or sector association.
  • Alberta’s Workplace Guidance for Business Owners
    This document has been developed to support business/services (excluding health care settings)in reducing the risk of transmission of COVID-19 among workers, volunteers and patrons.The guidance in this document is applicable to other settings and sectors (e.g., schools and places of worship)
  • Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy
    Alberta’s Relaunch Strategy puts safety first while gradually reopening businesses, resuming activities and getting people back to work.
  • Canadian Business Resilience Network – Roadmap to Recovery
    Supporting business and employees through the COVID-19 pandemic is helping to ensure they will be able propel our economic recovery. Includes useful webinars and videos for reopening.
  • Business Resilience Service
    The Business Resilience Service (BRS) allows you to connect with experienced business advisors from across Canada for guidance on which government relief programs will be most appropriate to support your small- to medium-sized business, not-for-profit or charity on how to respond and reshape amid uncertainty free of charge.
  • CBRN’s Reopening Toolkit
    This toolkit prepared by the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s Canadian Business Resilience Network is designed to provide guidance, or access to guidance, for business owners and senior managers responsible for re-establishing their operations while ensuring the health and safety of operators, staff, customers and the general public is at the forefront.
  • Retail Council of Canada – Re-opening guide
    To assist retailers in their reopening planning, Retail Council of Canada, in partnership with the Boston Consulting Group and retailers from across Canada, are leveraging global best practices for a diverse range of retail formats with the fundamental aim of ensuring a safe environment for employees and customers.
  • Post-COVID-19 Facility Re-entry Guide
    This guide is intended to support organizations with COVID-19 re-entry and re-opening planning, specifically with the considerations needed to return to facilities and resume operations. Created by the NAIT Centre for Applied Disaster and Emergency Management.
  • Alberta Economic Recovery Council
    The Economic Recovery Council has been appointed to provide insight and expert advice on how to protect jobs during the economic crisis stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent collapse in energy prices.
  • Government of Alberta COVID-19 orders and legislation
    New ministerial orders, orders in council and legislation have been implemented to support Albertans, prevent the spread of COVID-19, and protect our economy.

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  • Learn in this infographic which levels of government have responsibility and authority to operate, regulate and/or enforce specific services for the public.
  • COVID-19 Information Page
    Chambers Plan’s primary focus remains on protecting the health and safety of our co-workers, clients and the communities they serve.

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