Tasmanian Government support and information

Tasmanian Government Support and Information

Coronavirus information and support for businesses:

The Tasmanian Government website coronavirus.tas.gov.au is the single point of truth for current government information relating to coronavirus. It includes facts and information about COVID-19 and how stay safe, as well as information for businesses, employees, travellers and visitors and will be updated when new advice or information becomes available.

  • Business Tasmania Hotline1800 440 026 has been set-up so you can register the impact of COVID-19 on your business and call if you have immediate business concerns.
  • Business Tasmania has the most up-to-date business information, including about the support available from the Tasmanian Government, such as grants, loans, fee relief and stimulus packages.
  • Keep up with Business Tasmania's business webinars and events
  • Digital Ready for Business has a dedicated COVID-19 landing page providing a series of blog posts, factsheets and online coaching and Q&A sessions about the current digital business environment. You can also follow their Facebook page.
  • COVID Safety Plan and guidelines specific to the tourism and hospitality industry. Find them here
  • Intra-state tourism marketing campaign for tourism and hospitality businesses (Tasmania Make Yourself at Home campaign). Find out more here.
  • Skills Tasmania - Train Now Fund is designed to support businesses and existing workers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic by providing subsidised training to:

    • ensure employers who have urgent training needs can access funding support
    • improve the likelihood of businesses remaining sustainable
    • increase the future productivity of the business to support economic recovery and growth
    • increase the skill level and future employability of employees who remain with their employer, through completion of nationally recognised training.