New Jersey COVID-19 Business Information

Up-to-date information for businesses on reopening from COVID, including rules and guidance that must be followed, economic assistance programs, and other resources.

Where can I find more information about the NJ Small and Micro Business PPE Access Program?

February 10, 2021

The New Jersey Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Access Program is a public-private partnership that helps businesses and non-profits protect the health and safety of their employees and customers.​ Through the program, all NJ-based businesses and non-profits are eligible for 10% discounts on PPE purchases made through approved online retailers, including Boxed, Staples, and Office Depot. Visit to get started.

Starting February 16th, businesses under 100 employees will again be eligible to apply for an additional 65% discount on PPE products. Organizations that wish to enroll for the first time can register at Those that were previously registered will automatically be enrolled.

All organizations can also utilize a free online PPE planning tool to estimate how much PPE they will need in the coming months.

If you are interested in becoming an approved online retailer, or are a NJ-based PPE manufacturer or wholesaler, see for more information on how you can participate.

From November 10th to December 17th, small businesses under 100 employees were eligible to apply for an additional 65% discount. That part of the program has now expired.