What is Canada Digital Adoption Programme and how it helps businesses thrive in the Digital Age.

Unlocking Growth Opportunities: Exploring the Canada Digital Adoption Programme and Its Impact on Business Success in the Digital Era

The Canada Digital Adoption Programme is a government initiative which was launched in May 2021 to assist small and medium size businesses (SME) in Canada increase their capabilities, productivity, competitiveness by adopting digital technology. The program provided funding and resources for eligible businesses to adopt an online presence with the usage of tools to improve the operations, reach more customers and expand the market.

Following the social and economic turmoil experienced by businesses during the pandemic, the Digital Adoption Program aims to support Canada's economic recovery and growth by  infusion of digital infrastructure and innovation.

The program offers up to $15,000 in funding to eligible businesses to cover the cost of a digital adaptation plan including access to digital advisors' expertise in the areas of

Digital Marketing


Digital Procurements

Businesses would also receive up to $100,000 in interest free loans from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) to implement the digital adaptation plan.

For a business to be eligible, it should constitute the following

    • Applicant is an owner or director
    • The business:
      1. Is canadian-owned
      2. Is for-profit
      3. Has 1 to 499 employees
      4. Has had at least $500,000 in annual revenue in 1 of the last 3 years

The Canada Digital Adoption Program provides qualifying businesses with various advantages, including

  1. Increased Online Presence: Establish a strong online presence, reach new customers and markets, and promote their brand and products/services more effectively.
  2. Improved customer experience and satisfaction: Digital tools and technologies can help businesses better understand the needs and preferences of clients. This provides more personalized and engaging experiences that can build loyalty and drive sales.
  3. Enhanced Efficiency and Productivity: Digital tools can automate and streamline operations, reduce manual workload and free up time and resources. These available resources can be invested in growth and innovation.
  4. Increased Sales and Revenue: By leveraging digital channels and technologies, businesses can expand their customer base and reach more prospects, leading to increased sales and revenue.
  5. Better Data Management and Analysis: Digital tools are a powerful method to collect, store, and analyze data more effectively. With better analytics, more informed decisions can be made and more opportunities for growth and improvement can be identified.

If you're a small or medium-sized business owner looking to take advantage of the benefits offered by the Canada Digital Adoption Program, consider contacting 6IXSENSES for more information. Their team can help you navigate the program's eligibility requirements and guide you through the process of developing a digital adaptation plan. Don't miss out on this opportunity to unlock growth opportunities and ensure your business's success in the digital era.