15 April: Apply for the small business COVID-19 support grant
The NSW Government is providing financial support to ease the pressures on small business as a result of COVID-19. If your small business or non-profit organisation has experienced a significant decline in revenue as a result of COVID-19, you may be eligible for the small business support grant of up to $10,000. This grant supports the ongoing operations of small businesses highly impacted from the COVID-19 pandemic following the NSW Public Health Order of 31 March 2020.
Funds may only be used for unavoidable business expenses that are not supported by other government funding. These expenses include, but are not limited to: utilities council rates telecommunication charges insurance payments professional advice wages for an employee not eligible for JobKeeper payments franchise fees paying creditors, if your business is closing.
For more information or to apply online please visit: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-small-business-covid-19-support-grant#eligibility
As the application process is online, it is important you have all your documentation, evidence and proof of identity ready for uploading before you commence your application. A MyServiceNSW Account is essential for this application.