For the latest news on the Coronavirus visit the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) website.
A telephone hotline has also been set up by DHHS. Please phone 1800 675 398 to contact the hotline. This is operated by the Nurse-on-Call service.
The federal government have created a page that includes business information and government assistance (including financial assistance).
|Australian Taxation Office||
Information regarding tax and super obligations, including FAQ’s and support that is available.
|Safe Work Australia||
Safe Work Australia has provided an overview page including advice to employers.
Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman
The ASBFEO supports small businesses and family enterprises through two main functions: advocacy and assistance.
The My Business Health Portal contains two sub categories: My Finances, and My Mental Health.
In addition, the ASBFEO website contains great resources for business on their dedicated COVID-19 page.
Get the latest insights from Austrade in relation to COVID-19
Advice, updates and support to help your workplace plan and respond to coronavirus COVID-19 including up to date busness restrictions.
Business Victoria has provided a dedicated business hotline 13 22 15.
|Victorian Small Business Commission (VSBC)||
The VSBC website provides information about their mediation services (including responding to difficulty in paying rent) and any support for businesses in response to COVID-19.
Find the latest information about Coronavirus (COVID-19) and preventing infectious diseases in the workplace.
|State Revenue Office Victoria||
The Victorian Government has announced tax relief to support businesses through Victoria’s State of Emergency, as part of a broader economic survival package in response to COVID-19.
This page on the State Revenue Office's website will be updated regularly as new information comes to hand.
Industry and Associations
|Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry||
Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry has launched a new initiative to help Victorian businesses survive under tough business conditions exacerbated the coronavirus crises.
|Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC)||
As the peak industry body for tourism and events sector, in conjunction with the Victorian Chamber, VTIC is launching a campaign to support the industry.
|Australian Retailers Association (ARA)||
The ARA is monitoring information from government, health agencies and retailers to provide their retail members with updates as the developing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation unfolds.
Visit their dedicated web portal for the latest information for retailers.