Please complete this survey of 32-34 questions. The survey should take 10-15 minutes to complete. Please only proceed with the survey if you are the owner, franchisee, or are in a senior management role in the organization.

This survey is conducted for the purpose of understanding and assessing the impact of COVID-19 on businesses in the Thunder Bay district, as well as the response by businesses to the virus. The survey is being delivered in partnership by Northern Policy Institute, North Superior Workforce Planning Board, Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce, and Thunder Bay Community Economic Development Commission.

Your participation in this survey is voluntary. If you decide to participate in this survey, please note that you may withdraw at any time. If you decide not to participate in this survey or if you withdraw from participating at any time, you will not be penalized. As well, you are free to decline answering certain questions.

The results of this survey will be generalized in a monthly brief published by Northern Policy Institute (NPI) without personal identification revealed. As well, the information may be used by community partners to respond to COVID-19 and will be directly provided to government to inform their response. NPI will ensure protections are in place to keep your information confidential and all data will be stored in a password protected electronic format by NPI.

Thank you in advance for your participation in this survey. The results you provide will help to ensure your business and our communities can respond effectively and appropriately to the COVID-19 crisis.