For many small business owners and sole traders, the restrictions to prevent the transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19) have had a devastating impact on their business and staff. Find out how you can support your staff. Flyer – Small BusinessWellbeing 2pp v1.1 WEB

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The new $534 million Business Support package will provide help to business and workers through to the other side of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The new package includes: The expanded Business Support Fund providing more than 80,000 eligible businesses with a new $5,000 grant to support them through the renewed restrictions. This grant was previously made available…

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Workers across the state will receive free accredited training to help them manage the ongoing risk of coronavirus infection in their workplace and keep the state open for business. Minister for Training and Skills and Higher Education Gayle Tierney today announced up to $10 million in funding to boost Victoria’s economic recovery through a national…

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AMTIL invites you to join their latest virtual meeting. In this meeting we talk with the Industry Capability Network (ICN), as they prove insight into their current COVID-19 relation activities that benefit local industry. Industry Capability Network will outline: What is ICN/how they work What is the ICN gateway Other products that ICN offer COVID-19…

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Completing an environmental upgrade with finance from Sustainable Australia Fund can put more cash in the pocket of your business now, when you need it most. If your business wants to do a building upgrade you may have access to government enabled finance. Environmental Upgrade Finance is a fixed rate, long term loan that gives…

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Austrade have developed a new COVID-19 information and insights page which they will update daily. Details about the recently announced International Air Freight Mechanism and extra funding for EMDG can be found here.

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A new Request for Information (RFI) has been issued which relates to Australian manufacturing capability of viral transport medium tubes, nucleic acid extraction kits, magnetic silica nano-beads, essential chemical inputs and automated nucleic acid extraction platforms relating to SARS-COV-2 testing. Some of you will not have access to these items, but may know other businesses…

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ICN has established a portal as a forum for managing supply chain shortages due to COVID-19, including identifying gaps in the supply chain and how we can facilitate local businesses that can help fill these gaps. If your Bayswater Business Precinct business is experiencing supply chain issues find out how ICN can help. https://gateway.icn.org.au/project/4531/covid-19-response  

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