State Government of Victoria
As we prepare to move forward on the Roadmap to Recovery, the Victorian government has announced grants for sole traders still affected by restrictions, and funding to help hospitality businesses and councils expand outdoor dining.
The Victorian Government is investing a further $3 billion to support the Victorian businesses most affected by coronavirus (COVID‑19) restrictions.
Thousands of small businesses in shopping centres, commercial towers and business parks could save hundreds of dollars a year on electricity.
Additional $10 million in support for businesses across Melbourne’s CBD
The Victorian Government recently announced two new programs to improve business recovery and resilience and to support mental health in business communities. These come as businesses across the state grapple with continued stage 3 and 4 Stay at Home restrictions.
The federal government is extending JobKeeper for 6 months to 28 March 2021 after it was originally due to end 27 September 2020. The extended payment will see changes to eligibility for businesses and the introduction of a two-tiered payment system.
Many Victorian businesses have been impacted by the restrictions in place to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
In response to the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Victorian Government has announced a $1.7 billion economic survival and jobs package.
The Victorian Government is calling on small to medium businesses (SMEs) to take part in new research into gender pay equity in the workplace.
In response to the recent bushfires across Australia, the Federal Government has announced a suite of measures to immediately support impacted small businesses.
The Victorian Government is supporting tourism businesses directly impacted by the recent bushfires in East Gippsland and North East Victoria with a new initiative that encourages organisations to take their business to the regions.
A new permanent dedicated agency, Bushfire Recovery Victoria (BRV), will work directly with local communities impacted by Victoria’s devastating bushfires, as the long process of rebuilding and recovery begins.
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7 Jan 2020