COVID-19 Resource Centre

From government stimulus to insurer relief proposals, we've collated the most critical information in one place. 

Australian Government - Response to Coronavirus 

08 May Roadmap to a COVIDSafe Australia

29 April Checklist: Key considerations for undertaking a risk assessment – COVID-19 [Safe Work Australia]

22 April Fact Sheet: Temporary relief for financially distressed businesses

09 April Fact Sheet: JobKeeper Payment - Information for Employers

07 April National Cabinet Mandatory Code of Conduct - SME Commercial Leasing Principles During COVID-19

03 April Fact Sheet: Delivering support for business investment

03 April Fact Sheet: Supporting apprentices and trainees 

02 April Fact Sheet: Boosting cash flow for employers

30 March Fact Sheet: Supporting businesses to retain jobs

States and Territories - Economic Response to Coronavirus

Australian Capital Territory

22 April Application Form: ACT payroll tax waiver

New South Wales

01 May Website: COVID-19 (coronavirus) and payroll tax

Northern Territory

22 April Website: Changes to planning rules: coronavirus (COVID-19)

Queensland

01 April Application Form: Qld payroll tax deferral 

South Australia

30 April Application Form: Application for waiver or deferral of payroll tax (COVID-19)

29 April Website: Land tax relief for landlords

21 April Application Form: Emergency Cash Grants for Small Businesses

Tasmania

30 April Website: Supporting Businesses and Jobs

Victoria

01 May Application Form: Business Support Fund

23 April Website: Claim coronavirus land tax relief

27 March Website: Coronavirus payroll tax relief - claim a refund

Western Australia

01 May Website: COVID-19 payroll tax relief

Insurer Relief Measures

22 May Submission: NIBA Submission to the ACCC in response to the interim authorisation granted to Suncorp Group Limited & Ors

14 May Inforgraphic: How Lloyd's is supporting businesses through the COVID-19 crisis

14 May Media Release: Lloyd’s market set to pay out up to $4.3bn to customers

02 April Media Release: Insurers to offer deferred payments, refunds under small business relief package​ 

02 April Suncorp Group Limited & Ors – Application for authorisation AA1000485 Interim authorisation decision

26 March Announcement: IAG introduces support measures for customers impacted by coronavirus

The Regulators

03 June Insurance Issues arising out of COVID-19

11 May COVID-19 – Government and ASIC announce delay of insurance regulatory reforms

27 April Letter: ASIC letters to general and life insurers in the current COVID-19 environment

27 March AFCA COVID-19 Measure

25 March Impact on Insurance Regulatory Reforms