Assistance programs offered from the Government of Alberta
- Emergency isolation support:
Eligible Albertans can receive a one-time Emergency Isolation Support payment of $1,146. See if you qualify here.
- Utility payment holiday:
Residential, farm, and small commercial customers can defer bill payments for the next 90 days. This will cover electricity and natural gas, regardless of the service provider. Call your utility provider directly to arrange for a 90-day deferral on all payments.
- Provincial student loan holiday:
Six-month interest-free moratorium on Alberta student loan payments.
- Emergency credit and mortage deferrals:
Emergency deferrals are available for ATB loans, lines of credit and mortgages for up to six months. Contact the ATB, bank or credit union to work out a plan for your personal situation
- Education property tax freeze:
Residential education property tax rates will be frozen at last year’s level.
Learn more here.