Contacts for support

Last Updated: 08 Apr 2020 2:02pm

Business support

Travel restrictions are impacting Tasmanian businesses and both the Australian and Tasmanian Governments are putting in place support measures to assist where it is most needed.

For information and support for your business, go to www.business.gov.au for Australian Government measures, and www.business.tas.gov.au for Tasmanian Government measures.

Business Tasmania hotline

If your business has been impacted by travel restrictions due to the coronavirus, you are encouraged to contact Business Tasmania on 1800 440 026 to discuss your situation and register your impact.

Events hotline

Travel restrictions are impacting some events in Tasmania. If you run an event and would like further advice on this matter, you are encouraged to contact Events Tasmania on 1300 880 634.

Australian Government Support

Information about Australian Government support for individuals/households and businesses is available on the Treasury website.

Small business support

Australian Banking Association announced a small business relief package from Australia’s banks.

Australian banks will defer loan repayments for small businesses affected by COVID-19 for six months.

For more information see Australian Banking Association.

Tourism operator support

Information for Tasmanian tourism operators, including business assistance information is available on the Tourism Tasmania website.