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Info & Resources for Philly Businesses during COVID-19

To help contain the spread of COVID-19, the City of Philadelphia has prohibited the operations of non-essential businesses from now through the end of April 2020. We recognize the significant impact these restrictions have on businesses. 

The following resources and relief are available to business owners:

Financial Assistance

As business owners prepare to apply for these and other relief programs, they should begin to gather documentation such as:

Note: This is not an exhaustive list of required documents. Individual program requirements will vary. 


Other Resources

Additional Guidance

If you are a business owner and would like to receive information about business relief programs, please email

Text “COVIDPHL” to 888-777 to stay connected with free alerts from the city.

 View resources for workers and employees affected by the COVID-19 crisis.