Business Information & Resources

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Financial Aid & Industry Guidance for Businesses

Find the most up-to-date information on restrictions, relief funding, industry guidance for businesses, and more at the State's COVID-19 website.

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State Tier System

Learn more about California's Blueprint for a Safer Economy to reduce COVID-19 in the state with revised criteria for loosening and tightening restrictions on activities.

To find the status of activities in our county, enter Nevada into the county field, select the business or activity you are interested in, and click the blue "Get Latest Risk Levels" button. This will bring up links to State guidance for your selected industry.

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FAQ on the Statewide Order and Nevada County Re-Opening

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions from the Nevada County Public Health Department. This document is updated regularly.

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Report a Business

Are you aware of a business in our community that is not following state COVID-19 restrictions? Submit a business compliance complaint at or via the Ask Nevada County app. All business non-compliance complaints are shared with city and town officials.

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Workplace Exposure Information & Resources

Connect to employer resources for prevention, preparedness, workplace exposures, and outbreak management. Go to our Workplace Exposures page.

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Financial Aid for Businesses

Nevada County Relief Fund

The Nevada County Relief Fund provides grants to for-profit businesses that are complying with public health guidelines. Visit their website at for information on current funding opportunities.

State & Federal Relief Programs

Check out the State of California's COVID-19 website for up-to-date information on financial assistance for businesses and employers.

No Cost PPE for Small Businesses

The County's Office of Emergency Services (OES) is offering local small business owners (25 employees or less) masks and hand sanitizer at no cost. Learn more or apply here.

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Resources & Support for Local Businesses

Business Assistance

Business Associations

Collaborative Resources for Nevada County Small Businesses Facebook Group

Share resources and support with other local small businesses. Moderated by the County of Nevada and the Sierra Small Business Development Center (SBDC).

Posters, Flyers, & Graphics

Download and print signs and graphics to display at your business.

Webinars & Workshops

View past webinars, workshops, and meetings of the COVID-19 Business Resource Task Force, and more.

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