Support for small businesses financially impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)

With the outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus)  causing economic disruption in many business sectors including tourism and hospitality, education, property, resources, and international supply chains there are many support services and grants available to help Australian Businesses through this unprecedented time.

Below is a list of websites which may be able to assist you and your business survive.

Federal Government

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet: Supporting Australian workers and business:

The Federal Government: Economic Response to the Coronavirus:

Council of Small Business Organisations Australia: Information about COVID-19:

Australian Taxation Office: COVID-19:

Australian Taxation Office: JobKeeper payment:




Victorian Chamber Of Commerce & Industry – website

Business Victoria – Corona Business Support – website

Advice, updates and support to help your workplace plan and respond to coronavirus COVID-19

City Of Melbourne – grants website

Read latest updates on our response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

Ahead for business – website

Heads up – website

Work and your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak

St George Kickstart Grant – website

Globe Community Grants

GLOBE has a long and proud tradition of providing financial support to individuals, groups and organisations in the Victorian LGBTIQ community through the GLOBE Community Grants – read more here