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Calculate your CEWS or CRHP amount

A proposal has been made to continue the CEWS until October 2021, including possible changes to the rates as of claim period 20. Read the July 30 announcement and check back soon for details.

When to use the calculator

Use this calculator to:

  • calculate amounts for both the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and the Canada Recovery Hiring Program (CRHP)
  • see which subsidy gives you the higher amount, so you know which one to apply for
  • get the line-by-line amounts you will need to enter in the application form

Before you start the calculation

Check these boxes to confirm you are prepared before you start your calculations:

Before you proceed

You should understand the definitions and gather all the necessary information before you calculate your claim.

Choose your calculator

Option 1 of 2, You may prefer the online calculator if you:

  • can enter employee pay on a weekly basis, and
  • expect to complete your calculation now
Online calculator

Option 2 of 2,Choose the spreadsheet if you:

  • want to enter pay on a bi-weekly basis, or
  • want to save your calculation and come back to it later
Downloadable calculation spreadsheet

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