Support for Business and Individuals During COVID-19

Get the most recent updated documents that provide a summary of support available to both businesses and individuals from the Federal and State Governments, together with contact details for Banks and other organisations which may be able to assist you and other businesses.

For Businesses

For Individuals

Job Keeper Payment for Employers and Employees

Under the Job Keeper Payment, businesses impacted by the coronavirus will be able to access a subsidy from the Government to continue paying their employees. Affected employers will be able to claim a fortnightly payment of $1,500 per eligible employee from 30 March 2020, for a maximum period of 6 months.

https://www.business.gov.au/Risk-management/Emergency-management/Coronavirus-information-and-support-for-business/JobKeeper-payment

Support Available for Sole Traders

The Australian Government has announced measures to support businesses impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19). If you’re a sole trader, learn what your business can get and where to go for help.

https://www.business.gov.au/Risk-management/Emergency-management/Coronavirus-information-and-support-for-business/Support-available-for-sole-traders

Greater Shepparton Response – Adviser

The Committee for Greater Shepparton along with the Shepparton Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Greater Shepparton City Council, Lighthouse, Tourism Greater Shepparton, Shepparton Show Me, Fairley Leadership along with Growing Regional Opportunities for Work have been working together to prepare an effective response for the community to adapt.https://www.sheppadviser.com.au/the-greater-shepparton-response/

Business Support – Wendy Lovell MP

This document provides a summary of support available to businesses from the Federal and State Governments, together with contact details for Banks and other organisations which may be able to assist you and other businesses.