Several government agencies and business organisations have released information and put in place initiatives to help businesses get through this unprecedented time.
NSW BUSINESS ASSISTANCE
COVID-19 Support Grants Service NSW Tracker
Some Grants are still available to businesses that have been affected by the restrictions which commenced in June 2021. To check your eligibility and the available Grants, log onto the Service NSW website. You can also access a summary of support available to individuals, micro-businesses, small non-profits, small to medium businesses and industry specific support below.
Service NSW has also published a Tracker to show the progress for support payments.
COVID-19 Business Connect Events and Webinars
Register for free online events with Business Connect to help your business adapt to the challenges of COVID-19 and business disruption. Topics covered include developing a recovery strategy, managing cash flow and marketing your business to find new customers. Upcoming webinars can be found on the Services NSW website.
COVID-19 Safety Plan
Show your commitment to COVID Safety and keeping our community safe. Complete a COVID-19 Safety Plan and register as a COVID Safe business here.
Federal Business Assistance
For up-to-date information from the Federal Government, visit these links:
Many organisations have fast adapted to new working conditions and are now offering skills building opportunities online.
Go to the NSW Energy and Resources Knowledge Hub events section here to explore and register for many webinar opportunities coming up.
The outbreak of COVID-19 is a stressful time for both business owners and their employees. The following organisations have produced information on how best to look after your mental health and cope with stress related to COVID-19:
INFORMATION FOR EXPORTERS
Go to the Austrade website here for the latest information on COVID for exporters.