Jobs Australia has sought clarity and further detail state by state from the Premiers on the definition of “non-essential businesses” which so far align with the statement by the Prime Minister.

 Jobs Australia will continue to provide detail as the information is updated. This is a continually changing landscape and Jobs Australia will aim to keep the information current for Members.

Member Information from the office of Jobs Australia CEO - 6 April 2020

A number of our Tasmanian Members have enquired about their State Governments’ COVID-19 Business Stimulus Support, and it is in response to those queries that we provide the following summary and links to the Tasmanian Government Support Packages. Click here.

Premier of Tasmania: Local business building mobile COVID-19 testing clinics - 7 April 2020

New coronavirus mobile testing clinics are being fitted out over the coming weeks to prepare our health system to meet the future challenges posed by COVID-19 and to deliver services in a safe environment. Click here

Premier of Tasmania: Further support for Tasmanian small businesses - 8 April 2020

The safety and security of Tasmanians is our number one priority as we face the challenge of the coronavirus pandemic. Click here.

Premier of Tasmania: Parliament recall for essential business - 8 April 2020

Subject to the agreement of Her Excellency the Governor, I intend to recall Parliament in coming weeks to consider urgent business required because of the coronavirus pandemic. Click here.

COVID-19 Business Support, Grants and Loans - 16 April 2020

We recognise the significant impact the unfolding COVID-19 situation and trading restrictions are having on Tasmanian small businesses. The Tasmanian Government is providing a substantial stimulus package to support Tasmania as we tackle the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here.

Tasmanian Government COVID-19 Updates - 16 April 2020

Tasmanian Government COVID-19 Updates. Click here.

Tasmanian Government COVID-19 Important Community Updates - 24 May 2020

The following provides important community updates about coronavirus (COVID-19) in Tasmania. Click here