Advice and support for businesses during COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Advice and support for businesses during COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

At a local level, we are working with Small Business Victoria (SBV) and the Victorian Government to provide messaging to all businesses regarding mitigation strategies and plans for COVID-19.

To assist with the growing information overload, we have separated out some helpful links to the most up to date information and business tools and support currently available:





In line with advice from the Chief Health Officer, the Victorian Government has announced that restaurants, bars and cafes will now return to take away service only from Midnight, Wednesday, August 6.


Industry Restart Guidelines - Accommodation

Industry Restart Guidelines - Hospitality


Coronavirus business support

Economic Survival and Jobs Package - Register your interest

Economic Survival Package

Business Victoria has a hotline to help businesses with COVID-19 questions: 13 22 15

Free online digital workshops for regional businesses - Get practical help on how to make the most of the digital economy and reduce cybersecurity risks. 



Coronavirus information and support for business

+ Delivering support for business investment READ FACT SHEET

+ Cash flow assistance for businesses READ FACT SHEET

+ Economic Response to the Coronavirus READ FACT SHEET


Department of Health

Coronavirus COVID-19 daily update

COVID-19 Infection Control Training



Press Releases


Victorian Premier - MEDIA STATEMENT


Regional Business Pulse Check

The purpose of this survey is to help measure the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on business in our regions. Click here