30 September 2021 | COVID-19 Disaster Payment to be phased out
The Federal Government has officially announced its plan to transition away from the COVID-19 Disaster Payment as states reach their vaccination targets.
26 July 2021 | NSW JobSaver applications now open – further details on how to apply
Applications for the COVID-19 JobSaver payment opened on 26 July 2021. An expansion of the scheme was then announced on 28 July 2021, increasing the:
- maximum amount eligible businesses could receive to $100,000, and
- maximum national aggregated turnover threshold to $250 million (inclusive).
19 July 2021 | Further detail announced on NSW Government’s 2021 COVID-19 Business Grant
The NSW Government has provided further detail on the 2021 Small Business COVID-19 Support Grant including greater clarity around the eligibility requirements and the documentation required for application.
14 July 2021 | Additional COVID-19 support announced for Individuals across NSW
Scott Morrison, Gladys Berejiklian and Dominic Perrottet have jointly announced a raft of new support measures for the state of NSW in response to the prolonged lockdown in Greater Sydney.
13 July 2021 | Increased COVID-19 relief and grants announced for NSW Businesses
Scott Morrison and Gladys Berejiklian have announced a raft of new support measures for the state of NSW in response to the prolonged lockdown in Greater Sydney.
1 June 2021 | Victorian Government ‘Circuit Breaker’ lockdown business assistance package
Victoria has announced a new $250.7 million Circuit Breaker Business Support Package to assist 90,000 businesses affected by the seven-day circuit breaker announced on 27 May 2021
Managing legal implications
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