The Australian Government has put together a guide to assist businesses impacted by bushfire, drought and the COVID-19 pandemic. The guide provides positive steps that you can take now to help keep your business operating. Main areas of assistance included in the guide are:
1. Plan your recovery
2. Get support and assistance
Government funding and support programs can help pay your employees and get your business through this difficult time.
3. Assess your finances
Take charge of your business finances and learn how to analyse your cash flow and manage your debt. If you need help, consider speaking to a financial adviser.
4. Keep your operations running
If social distancing restrictions have changed the way you operate your business, it’s important to stay up-to-date with the latest advice to help you adjust.
5. Reach out to your customers
Communicating with your customers has never been more important. Get tips on how to engage with your customers through different channels and keep them supporting your business.
6. Protect your business
Keeping your business healthy is more than staying coronavirus free. Find out how to stay safe and stay open.
This free guide is interactive and could be very helpful for you and your business.
For more information visit the Australian Government website.