Resources for Businesses and Employees Impacted by COVID-19

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UPDATE: 1/12 - Mayor Breed announces new $62 million relief plan for small businesses


FEDERAL LEGISLATION UPDATE: 12/22 - Click businesses or workers to learn how recent legislation will impact you.

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Welcome. If you work or manage a business in San Francisco and have been impacted by COVID-19, we are here to help with information and resources, so please check back often. This page is updated daily.


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Learn More about the Economic Recovery Task Force


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Visit our new OEWD Reopening Updates page for full coverage of reopening for businesses.

San Francisco’s Economic Recovery Task Force was charged with working with the Mayor and City departments to help guide these efforts. Check out their presentations and reports.

See a detailed timeline.


To find detailed information and useful links for businesses reopening in San Francisco, make sure to go to our new OEWD Reopening Updates page where you can view:



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Our guiding principles in responding to the COVID-19 emergency are to help sustain and revive San Francisco businesses and workers by continuing to deliver resources that:

  • fill gaps left by more significant state and federal aid programs,
  • focus on the most vulnerable, and
  • build a resilient and equitable future.

We are tracking all new federal and state legislation and updating information daily.

Stay at Home Guidance * MODIFIED 12/4 *
Detailed Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Free PPE for Small Businesses * AVAILABLE (while supplies last) *

Free COVID-19 Testing * EXPANDED *

Guidance for Commercial Eviction Moratorium * EXTENDED *

Give2SF Housing Stabilization Program

Third-Party Delivery Fee Cap FAQs

Resources for Immigrant Californians: City & State

Temporary Right to Reemployment Following Layoff Due to COVID-19 Pandemic Emergency Ordinance * EXTENDED *


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Use trusted resources to stay up-to-date with accurate COVID-19 information:

Check if your business is essential
Full instructions for staying at home
Speaker Pelosi's Constituent Service Resource Toolkit
Information about City services during the outbreak

Tips for getting around safely
The San Francisco COVID-19 Data Tracker provides up-to-date health data

To receive updates, text COVID19SF to 888-777.

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