CEBA 5.0 – Canada Emergency Business Account

CEBA 5.0 – Canada Emergency Business Account


The CEBA 5.0 program is now available for Caisse Alliance members. This federal program provides interest-free loans of up to $60,000 to small businesses and not-for-profits experiencing temporary financial hardship to help cover their operating costs. Businesses that received the initial loan of $40,000 as part of this program can apply for an additional $20,000.

To view the program details, click here (external link).

You can apply for a loan now to get an additional $20,000, on top of the initial $40,000. You can also apply for a total of $60,000 if you haven’t received any financial support as part of this program. The loan repayment terms will be set out in your loan agreement, depending on your situation.

If you have questions about the CEBA program or want to know the status of your application, please contact the CEBA Call Centre at 1 888 324-4201. The CEBA Call Centre is open Monday to Friday from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM ET.

To apply, please click here.

To upload documents, please visit  This step is only required for new applications for $60,000 in funding for companies that have not yet benefited from the CUEC program.

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