We welcome support from the Queensland Government for businesses affected by the July and August lockdowns in south east Queensland, Cairns and Yarrabah regions. Of course, there are terms, conditions and eligibility to check, but if your business has been affected, it's worth taking a look.
The long and the short of it is that there is $5K available to eligible businesses. The grant is open from 12noon 16 August 2021 for 3 months. The lockdown events covered by this grant include:
South East Queensland lockdown.
31 July - 8 August 2021. This included 11 local government areas:
Cairns and Yarrabah lockdown.
8 August - 11 August 2021. This included 2 local government areas:
If you've experienced a 30% or more decline in revenue as a result of the lockdown, it's worth having a read through all of the government information to see if this grant is for you.
Click here to go to the Queensland Government website to learn more.