NSW COVID-19 assistance updates

Updates to NSW COVID-19 assistance conditions

Service NSW updates to eligibility requirements for decline in turnover testing

Please note the following changes to conditions when applying for either the Small Business Grant, JobSaver assistance or the Micro-Business Grant.

Summary of latest updates

The comparison period used for the purpose of working out […]

NSW Southern Border small business support grant

$45 million for Southern Border small businesses

Opens 8 September 2020

The NSW Government is providing a grant for small businesses in eligible local government areas (LGAs) that have been impacted by the closure of the NSW and Victorian border.

The ‘Southern border small business support grant’ is designed to provide immediate, […]

JobKeeper 3.0

JobKeeper extension

On 21 July 2020, the Government announced that the JobKeeper Payment (‘JKP’) would be extended until 28 March 2021 (i.e., for a further six months beyond its original end date of 27 September 2020).

As a result, JKPs would now be made over two separate extension periods, being:

Extension period 1 – which covers […]

Extension of the JobKeeper Payment

The Government is extending the JobKeeper Payment by a further six months to March 2021

Support will be targeted to businesses and not-for-profits that continue to be significantly impacted by the Coronavirus. 

The payment rate will be reduced and a lower payment rate will be introduced for those who work fewer hours. Other eligibility rules […]

NSW small business COVID-19 support grant

NSW Government has introduced a COVID-19 support grant, worth up to $10,000, for eligible NSW small business owners

The application for the grant is currently open, and eligible businesses can possibly receive funding within five days of application.

This grant supports the operation of businesses highly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic following the NSW Public […]

JobKeeper payments update

Salisbury Accountants JobKeeper support

JobKeeper enrolments started last Monday 20 April with the registration deadline extended to 31 May 2020.

There has been a hive of activity around the JobKeeper payment and, with a week under our belts, we are able to debunk the myths and misconceptions of how the scheme works.

The subsidy will be […]