The following information is provided in supporting business responding to the Coronavirus. Please call us on 8260 8205 if you would like help with Covid-19 related matters.
As South Australia enters Recovery step 2, from 1 June 2020, we will have increased opening up of businesses. Businesses reopening after COVID-19 restrictions will need to create a COVID-Safe Plan. Business allowed to reopen from 11 May as part of Step 1 of South Australia’s Roadmap to Recovery also must complete a Plan before 1 June 2020.
The Australian Taxation Office has extended the enrolment period for JobKeeper until 31 May 2020, and is providing key information on the ways to access of a number of the Australian Government support packages.
Small businesses and not-for-profit entities (with annual turnover of more than $75,000 (excluding GST) that employ South Australians who have been highly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic may also be eligible to receive a South Australian Government $10,000 Emergency Cash Grant to support the operation of their business. Applications close 1 June 2020. The SA Government has an information hub providing advice, updates and support to help your workplace plan and respond to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Both the Australian and State Governments have regularly released information on stimulus packages to support businesses during this time. For more information:
Additional resources that we have found useful:
If you are running a fitness business, Fitness Australia has a COVID-19 and the Workplace full reference guide that can help you stay up-to-date with current restrictions and advice for your industry. For South Australian-specific requirements, see SA Health.
You can also learn more about the government's free COVID-19 Infection Control Training.
Restaurant and Catering Association
The Restaurant and Catering Association has created a dedicated Coronavirus Information Hub to provide businesses with specific information and resources for your industry. Get the latest health federal and state government health alerts, fact sheets and templates, information on trading restrictions and more here.