No Fixed Amount
Type of Program:
A new temporary COVID-19 Resilience stream, with over $3 billion available in existing funding, has been created to provide provinces and territories with added flexibility to fund quick-start, short-term projects that might not otherwise be eligible under the existing funding streams.
New funding of $120 million will be added to the provincial and territorial agreements of the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program to support ventilation improvement projects in public buildings.
Comments on Funding:
The maximum size of projects under the stream is set at $10M total eligible costs.
For projects under the COVID-19 Resilience stream, the maximum federal contribution from all sources will be:
When It Ends:
Applicants can be:
Applicants submit their projects to the province or territory.
Province or territory prioritizes projects and submits to Infrastructure Canada.
Infrastructure Canada reviews, validates eligibility and funding and seeks ministerial approval.
Projects begin and funding flows when costs are incurred.
Other Things to Note:
In order to be eligible for funding, these projects must begin construction by September 30th, 2023.
Projects must be completed by the end of 2023, or by the end of 2024 in the territories and in remote communities.