The NSW Government have announced that Coffs Harbour and Bellingen are now included as defined disaster areas for the $10,000 bushfire support grant (this is a separate grant to the NSW COVID-19 $10,000 grant). Please refer to the Service NSW website for a full list specified Local Government Areas (LGA’s) included for this grant.
The grant is available to small businesses who have experienced a drop in revenue (because of the bushfires) of at least 40% over a relevant three month period, in comparison to the same period in the previous year.
To be eligible, a business must demonstrate that it was subject to at least one of the following:
The grant monies may be used for, but is not limited to:
Applications are open on the Service NSW website.
If you require any assistance with the eligibility or application process, please do not hesitate to contact our office at email@example.com
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