COVID-19 for Local Business


The COVID-19 situation is evolving and so the economic impact as a result.  It is clear that the impacts are already hitting a number of businesses, particularly in relation to tourism, accommodation and hospitality.  

The Federal Government has warned that the situation for business is likely to get worse.  It's important that you are accessing the latest information from reliable sources. 

Keep in touch with us and sign up to our Economic Development Newsletter here:  If you need any assistance please contact

Here are some links to help:

Federal Government Economic Response

Overview Economic Responses to the Coronavirus (Fact Sheet) - Click here

For up-to-date information on the Australian Government’s Economic Response to Coronavirus including the Government’s economic response targets across the three areas of: Individuals & Households; Business: Supporting the Flow of Credit. Click here

  • Boosting cash flow for employers - Fact sheet
  • Temporary relief for financially distressed businesses - Fact sheet
  • Increasing the instant asset write-off - Fact sheet
  • Backing business investment - Fact sheet
  • Supporting apprentices and trainees - Fact sheet (per cash flow fact sheet)

NSW Government Resources
Your source of truth for all matters concerning COVID-19.  Sign up for updates to stay informed.  Click here

Business Australia
Business guide to Coronavirus and the latest updates, advice and solutions to help you manage your business. Click here

Margot Davis,
Manager Economic Development
Glen Innes Severn Council