ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR PARTNERS

This tool kit gives you detailed information, deadlines and contact information for each program:

  • Entente de développement numérique des entreprises touristiques (EDNET) - Ongoing until March 5th 2021
  • Entente de partenariat régional en tourisme (EPRT Part 1 to 4)
  • Assistance Program for Events and Festivals

EDNET Assistance Program (Tourism Business Digital Development Agreement) - Ongoing UNTIL MARCH 5TH 2021

Note that requests are received continuously until March 5th 2021.

EDNET aims to enable regional tourist associations to support businesses in their region in order to help them to :

  • Determine the challenges linked to digital development to which they must respond;
  • Carry out digital development projects.

To submit a request for financial assistance under this program, you must consult the Guide du promoteur (in french only) and complete the financial assistance request form before March 5th 2021 (formulaire de demande, in french only).

They must be sent to: ednet@mtl.org

Guide du promoteur 
Formulaire de demande

Contact person:
Sarah Justine Leduc-Villeneuve
- Manager 
514-844-8999 / ednet@mtl.org

Entente de partenariat régional en tourisme (volet 1) - Ongoing

Support to tourism SMEs for compliance with health plans

Note that requests are received continuously.

Eligible projects aim to bring the space devoted to tourists and employees of eligible tourism businesses into compliance with the health plans proposed by the Government of Quebec or by a partner of the latter.

To be eligible for component 1, the applicant must offer a tourist activity or service during the current 2020-2021 tourist season, if the health authorities allow it.

Eligible clientele: tourism SMEs (attractions, festivals and events, accommodation, receptive and tourist transport agencies), such as:

  • For-profit organizations legally constituted in Quebec;
  • Non-profit organizations legally constituted in Quebec;
  • Cooperatives legally constituted in Quebec;
  • Indigenous communities and nations recognized by the National Assembly,
  • Indigenous organizations and businesses.

Eligible expenses are retroactive to April 1, 2020, if applicable.

To submit a request for financial assistance under this program, you must consult the Guide du promoteur (in french only), then complete the financial assistance request form (Formulaire de demande, in french only) AND the spreadsheet (chiffrier du projet - in french only). They must be sent to: eprt@mtl.org

Guide du promoteur 
Formulaire de demande 
Chiffrier du projet 

An incomplete file will not be processed and will be automatically refused. No modifications are possible to the file once submitted.

Tourisme Montréal receives requests for financial assistance on an ongoing basis.

 

Entente de partenariat régional en tourisme (volet 2)-
Launch early 2021

Support for collective projects for adaptation of tourism SMEs to new health realities

Note that calls for projects will resume shortly for the Montreal region.

Eligible projects must benefit several tourism businesses that have suffered the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. These companies may belong to one or more different tourism activity sectors and be located in one or more tourism regions of Quebec.

The projects must constitute an innovative business solution aimed at improving the customer experience as well as the management. and distance selling. They must generate quantifiable financial benefits and be steered by:

  • a regional tourism association;
  • a sectoral tourism association;
  • an agent recognized by the Ministry of Tourism;
  • a group of these clienteles.

 

 

Entente de partenariat régional en tourisme (volet 3) - Launch early 2021

Support for development and structuring projects of the tourist offer

Please note that applications are received following calls for projects. Calls for projects will resume shortly for the Montreal region.

The projects submitted must be structuring and contribute to renewing and improving the region's tourist offer. They must promote the achievement of the following objectives:

  • Stimulate the economy of the regions by:

    • maintaining a quality tourist offer;

    • promoting an innovative tourism offer;

    • developing new niches for tourism businesses;

  • Promoting the development of an original, complementary tourism offer and respectful of sustainable development.

 

 

Entente de partenariat régional en tourisme (volet 4) - Launch early 2021

Support for strategic tourism businesses in downtown Québec tourist gateways

More information to come.

 

Contact person EPRT :
Sarah Justine Leduc-Villeneuve - Manager 
514-844-8999 / eprt@mtl.org 

Assistance program for events and festivals - Launch in early 2021

Note that calls for projects will resume shortly for the Montreal region.

The event and festival assistance program is currently on hiatus. We invite promoters to consult the EDNET and EPRT part 1 programs if applicable.

Contact :
Stéphanie Laurin
- Manager– Cultural tourism
514 844-1666 / slaurin@mtl.org 

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