Victorian Government has announced that impacted employing businesses will be supported during the latest 6 week stay-at-home orders through access to a one-off, $5,000 grant under the Business Support Fund - Expansion. Eligibility – the applicant must: a) Operate a business in metropolitan Melbourne or Mitchell Shire; and b
) Be a recipient of JobKeeper; and
c) Employ people and be registered with WorkSafe on 30 June 2020; and
d) Have an annual payroll of less than $3 million in 2019-20; and
e) Be registered for GST on 30 June 2020; and
f) Hold an ABN at 30 June 2020; and
· Owners of businesses that DO NOT employ people ARE NOT eligible for funding through this Fund.
· The grant amount is $5,000 per business.
· Applications close 11.59 pm 19 August 2020.
Further information can be found at https://bit.ly/2WdQHAw.