COVID-19: Assistance for businesses

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The COVID-19 outbreak is impacting businesses globally in many ways, including reduced trade, temporary business closures, staffing issues, and supply chain interruptions.

The following information from the NSW Small Business Commissioner will provide you with tips and resources to help you manage your small business during the crisis and into the recovery phase. 

Financial assistance

Food businesses

The current COVID-19 pandemic is having a notable impact on food businesses. 

View the Preparing your food business for the coronavirus pandemic(PDF, 548KB)

Business Resources

If you are a local business there are some helpful free resources, such as posters, you can use to inform your customers and staff about healthy hygiene:

If you, or someone you know, is experiencing depression, anxiety or stress, there are organisations that can provide information and support. 

Visit Mental health for small business on the NSW Small Business Commissioner website.