Who is eligible:

  • Tourism Operators
    • defined as an Owner or Senior Level Manager responsible for a business that is a consumer facing organization that has direct access to the tourism consumer and relies directly on that consumer for their income
    • the Tourism Operation must be currently in operation servicing the tourism consumer within BruceGreySimcoe
  • Tourism Operators are permitted to apply for other similar programs from other assistance programs
  • Maximum 150 participants; on a “First Come, First Served” basis until funds are allocated. 

What can you expect: 

  • RTO7 will reimburse a maximum of $1,000 towards your purchase of PPE (defined as PPE, costs incurred to adhere to social distancing, touchless payments, new technology, increased cleaning, sanitization, etc.), retroactive to April 1, 2020

What’s expected of you:

  • You will need to meet/agree to the requirements in the application below
  • You will need to provide copies of receipts for the purchase of PPE in the amount of at least $1,000 (plus HST).  For Tourism Operations that have not had $1,000 of PPE purchases the lesser amount will be funded i.e. if a tourism operator presents receipts totaling $800 (plus HST), the amount of funds dispersed will be $800

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