With everyone’s attention on Covid-19, IAGB would like to ensure you our focus continues to be on our clients.
Many of our clients own small businesses and we’ve been keeping a close eye on Government support measures which may help these clients.
There has been a lot of information to digest so we’ve picked out the easiest, and most comprehensive resources to help your business through forced closure and so much more.
The Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland has been hosting webinars and provided, guides templates and policy documents on its COVID-19 portal; https://www.cciq.com.au/coronavirus-information/
Specific information on the State and Federal Government Support available can be found here – https://www.cciq.com.au/coronavirus-information/available-support/government-support/
In response to the ongoing coronavirus situation, the Australian Government has announced a range of financial benefits to help small and medium businesses and keep Aussies in their jobs. This includes wage subsidies for around 117,000 apprentices and trainees! Further information here https://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/node/3939
With further resources here
- State Government Hotline: 1300 654 687
- Queensland Government: Novel coronavirus small business support
- BDO Australia: Australian business and Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Also did you know about Australia’s new app, WhatsApp chat, and telehealth launch. As social distancing rules have tightened, the Australian government has launched a coronavirus information app and WhatsApp chat feature, and made telehealth services available country-wide.
Finally, for all your insurance related enquiries please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
If you find yourself in financial stress with insurance premiums due, or ongoing monthly payments untenable as result of the current situation, please contact us to discuss and we will work together to try and find a solution.
Thank you for all your ongoing support, we look forward to continuing to work with you.