CPA Montréal

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COVID-19 // Questions about the decree

Updated: March 20, 2020


You may be wondering what rules need to be followed when applying the Decree in the current environment. As each case is different, we encourage you to contact us directly by phone or e-mail.


By phone: 514-288-3003

By email: [email protected]


For more guidance, see the following resources.


Health and safety, labour standards and workers’ compensation

The Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) provides information on the rights and obligations of workers and employers in relation to COVID-19.


Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés

We also recommend that you read the Guide coronavirus [COVID-19] (in French only), published by the Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés. The Guide contains resources, recommendations and general information for both employers and employees.

Updated regularly:


Automotive services industry

See the CSMO-Auto news page (in French only) and their referral page (in French only), for use by the automotive services industry. These pages contain additional information.


Referral page:


Financial support for workers and businesses

Government of Canada

See the economic response plan for Canadian individuals and businesses.


Government of Quebec

See the Government of Quebec’s COVID-19 page for a list of the economic measures it is taking (“Businesses and workers” subtitle).


If you are concerned about COVID-19 or if you have a fever and cough

Contact the Quebec government’s special hotlin.

Montreal region: 514 644-4545

Elsewhere in the province: 1 877 644-4545


 Visit our website regularly. We will be publishing all of our communications related to the COVID-19 pandemic on our website.