Tasmanian Government support and information

Tasmanian Government Support and Information

Corona Virus 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.

  • Tasmanian Government Department of State Growth - Trade
    If you are seeking to diversify or expand your Tasmanian business into new markets nationally and/or internationally
    Phone: 1800 440 026
    Email: trade@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
    Accelerating Trade Grant Program
  • 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.
  • Tourism Tasmania has up-to-date information for the tourism industry on COVID-19.
  • 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.