COVID-19 is causing significant disruption for Canada’s production sector, creating business challenges for producers, and raising many questions. As Canadian producers face unprecedented upheaval as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, we will keep members updated on the evolving situation and the CMPA’s response efforts.
Update: CMPA secures change to CEWS addressing payroll business number – Bill passed by Senate to become law
Yesterday, the Senate of Canada passed Bill C-20 without amendment, bringing into law the necessary changes required for many production companies to access Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS).
COVID-19 CMPA update – July 24, 2020
July 24—The CMPA is working hard to get the Canadian production sector back up and running. With many pressing issues and near-daily developments, the following note summarizes CMPA updates on a range of recent COVID-19 advocacy efforts.
CMPA launches new healthQ Canadian Production Industry Health Screening Tool
July 24—The CMPA is proud to announce the launch of the healthQ Canadian Production Industry Health Screening Tool.
Should you have any questions about CMPA resources and communications related to COVID-19, please contact Andrew Addison (Vice-President, Communications, Marketing & Membership).
Although CMPA offices are currently closed, the organization remains fully operational, with all staff members working remotely, and available to answer any questions you may have. For a full listing of all CMPA staff members, visit our team page.