Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB)

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This page was last updated on November 9, 2020.

The Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) may provide you with temporary income support during the COVID-19 pandemic. The CERB provides $500 a week for up to 16 weeks. You may apply for the CERB for any four-week period from March 15, 2020 to September 26, 2020.  Applications close on December 2, 2020.

For more information on the CERB, go here.