The City of Coquitlam is supporting businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic with continuing services and resources, including our Business Support Portal. Many departments in the City are now open for drop-in visits. Long queues may be expected and we encourage you to consider online options. City service updates and other information is also posted on our main COVID-19 page.
Coquitlam businesses wanting to offer services or supplies in support of the COVID-19 response.
The City of Coquitlam is working to provide continuity and support for businesses during this challenging time.
Please see below or contact the Economic Development Office at 604-927-3905 or email the Office with any questions.
The City has established a simple, expedited process to help Coquitlam businesses set up temporary patios and outdoor spaces to help support their business recovery during the pandemic. Visit the program page for additional information including the application guidelines and FAQs. Or email the office.
Check here for the latest bulletins and service updates.
Call for suppliers of medical supplies and personal protective equipment: Public Works and Government Services Canada.
Coquitlam businesses wanting to offer services or supplies in support of the COVID-19 response: www.gov.bc.ca/supplyhub.
Is your business offering takeout and delivery? Let us know by emailing the Tourism Office, so we can share on social media!
Coquitlam’s parks are provided for the public’s use and enjoyment. Our bylaws prohibit businesses from advertising or operating in them in any way, even if services are free. Only the City’s publicly-sponsored programs are allowed.
Businesses seeking additional space to provide services are urged to look into Coquitlam’s Temporary Outdoor Business Spaces program, an expedited process that gives businesses access to adjacent private or public property for restaurant seating, display and sales space, checkout areas or other services. Details available by visiting our Temporary Outdoor Business Spaces page.
Coquitlam Business Connects is a business outreach program that focuses on keeping businesses in Coquitlam, while helping them grow and succeed. Coquitlam Business Connects:
Coquitlam Business Connects supports companies of any size, type and sector. All services are provided at no cost to the business. Specific services include:
Need help growing your business or have a question about City processes? Contact us today.
An integral part of the Program is working collaboratively with the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce on a variety of projects and activities. Maintaining a good rapport with the Chamber of Commerce is vital to developing programs and initiatives that assist the local business community. Some examples of these partnership programs and initiatives are Small Business Week, Social Media Mondays and the Tri-Cities Intermunicipal Business Licence Program.