Government Support for NSW and VIC Business and Individuals

The Federal, NSW and VIC Governments yesterday announced a series of new measures to support individuals and businesses impacted by the lockdowns. 

New funding measures include:

  • COVID-19 Disaster Payment increased to $450 (between 8 and 20 hours lost) and $750 per week (20 hours or more lost) from 2 August 2021
  • NSW JobSaver extended to businesses with a turnover up to $250m from $50m and increased to up to $100,000 per week (from 18 July 2021)
  • New and extended VIC grants announced including:
    • Business Continuity Fund - eligibility based on Business Costs Assistance Program.
    • Licensed Hospitality Venue Fund 2021 – extended funding
    • Commercial Tenancy Relief Scheme and Landlord Hardship Fund
    • Small Business COVID Hardship Fund - new fund for those who are not eligible for other grants and funding
    • Alpine Business Support Program - extended funding

For full PDF on NSW Business please click here

For full PDF on VIC Business please click here

For full PDF on Individuals please click here

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