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Small to Medium Business Ownership – Economic Relief
Hold on Evictions: For commercial and residential tenancies experiencing financial distress, evictions are on hold.
JobKeeper Payment: Australian Government subsidy to continue to pay employees and yourself. Fortnightly payment of $1500 per employee, from the 30th March for a maximum of 6 months. The payment allows businesses to continue paying staff, retain their employment through the COVID 19 period and re-start the business when the crisis is over.
Sole Traders are also eligible for the JobKeeper payment.
Gold Coast City Business Support: Fees & charges, rates, waste water & waste charges, City's free Wi-Fi network, payments to suppliers & future economic measures.
Power Bill Relief package: for small and medium business enterprises: $500 Rebate off energy bill. All small businesses who consume less than 100,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) will receive the rebate. This will be automatically applied to business electricity bills.
More Information: https://treasury.qld.gov.au/files/Covid-19_Q__A-Electricity.pdf
Small Business Hotline: 1300 654 687
Online Business Impact Survey: Small Business Assistance for Coronavirus Outbreak