The Federal and NSW Governments are delivering a number of programs and resources to support businesses.

NSW Government will consider steps two and three of the Australian Government's Roadmap to a COVIDSafe Australia in due course.

The Australian Government has created an online planning tool to help business develop a plan to keep their workers, customers and the community safe as they reopen or increase their activities in the weeks and months ahead.

Federal Government economic response

The Federal Government economic response focuses on keeping Australians in jobs and helping small businesses stay in business.

With 98% of our 32,000 registered businesses classified as small (employing less than 20 staff), there are a range of stimulus and support available to our small business community.

Visit the The Treasury for latest financial support available to assist business manage cashflow and retain employees. 

For further assistance, call the Federal Government helpline for businesses impacted by COVID-19 on 13 28 46.

State Government support for small business 

The NSW Government is delivering a program of business support through Service NSW.

Stay informed on what financial assistance is available to you by visiting NSW Services - help for small business and NSW COVID Safe Industry Guidelines.

Learn about the Service NSW Dine and Discover voucher scheme. Local businesses who would like to be involved in the scheme should register on the Service NSW website.

You may also contact Service NSW Business Concierge on 13 77 88.

View a useful one page summary of current measures available to businesses (including those specifically for SMEs) produced by the Australian and NSW Government.

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