A range of support and resources are available to assist individuals and organisations deal with the impact of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. To obtain the latest information, we suggest you visit the websites below:


WHERE TO GET FUNDING FOR BUSINESS EVENTS IN AUSTRALIA 

A big thanks to micenet who have put together a list of all the places to get funding for business events in Australia: http://mice.net.au/article/where-to-get-business-events-funding-in-australia/

 


STATES AND TERRITORIES 

The COVID-19 pandemic situation varies significantly across Australia as each State or Territory manages their respective situation. To find out the most current information relevant to your state, follow the links below:

 

HEALTH DIRECT – COVID-19 RESTRICTION CHECKER

Visit this site for a state by state overview: https://www.healthdirect.gov.au/covid19-restriction-checker/activity

 

Australian Capitol Territory (ACT) 

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/what-you-can-do/faqs-changes-to-restrictions

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/becoming-covid-safe

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/community/groups-and-gatherings

 

New South Wales (NSW) 

NSW COVID Recovery Roadmap

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/industry-guidelines/conferences-functions-corporate-events

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/what-you-can-and-cant-do-under-rules 

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/covid-safe/controlled-outdoor-events 

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/covid-safe 

https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/covid-safe/major-events 

 

Northern Territory (NT) 

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/business-and-work/business/guidelines-for-events-and-gatherings

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/roadmap-new-normal

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/business-and-work/business

 

Queensland (QLD) 

https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19

https://www.covid19.qld.gov.au/government-actions/covid-safe-businesses#_industry-framework-covid-safe-events

https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/protect-yourself-others/coronavirus-prevention

https://www.covid19.qld.gov.au/government-actions/covid-safe-events 

 

South Australia (SA) 

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/recovery

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/emergency-declarations/public-activities

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/business-and-work/create-a-covid-safe-plan

https://www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/restrictions-and-responsibilities/events,-activities-and-gatherings 

 

Tasmania (TAS) 

https://www.business.tas.gov.au/coronavirus_information/event_framework

https://coronavirus.tas.gov.au/facts/where-to-find-information

https://www.business.tas.gov.au/coronavirus_information/covid-19_safety_plans

https://coronavirus.tas.gov.au/families-community/gatherings-density-and-physical-distancing 

 

Victoria (VIC) 

https://www.vic.gov.au/coronavirus-covid-19-restrictions-victoria

https://www.business.vic.gov.au/coronavirus-covid-19/covid-safe-business/covid-safe-plan-faqs

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/public-events-information-for-organisers 

 

Western Australia (WA) 

https://www.wa.gov.au/sites/default/files/2020-06/COVID-Safety-Guidelines-Phase-4_0.pdf 

https://www.wa.gov.au/organisation/department-of-the-premier-and-cabinet/covid-19-coronavirus-what-you-can-and-cant-do 

https://www.wa.gov.au/government/document-collections/covid-safety-plan-and-guidelines

 


OTHER REFERENCE SITES

The following sites offer valuable information to assist you or your organisation:

SafeWork Australia: https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/ 

Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ACCI): https://www.australianchamber.com.au/

Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC): https://www.accc.gov.au/consumers/consumer-rights-guarantees/covid-19-coronavirus-information-for-consumers#event-cancellations

Business Events Council of Australia (BECA): https://www.businesseventscouncil.org.au/coronavirus-information.html

Centre for Aviation (CAPA): https://centreforaviation.com/news

Tourism Australia: https://www.tourism.australia.com/en/events-and-tools/industry-resources/resources-for-industry/coronavirus-information-and-resources-for-industry.html

 


DOWNLOAD THE #COVIDSAFE APP

We encourage you to download and use the #COVIDSafe app. The more widely this app is used, the more quickly Federal, State and Territory Governments can progress contacting people exposed to Coronavirus. For more information visit: https://www.health.gov.au/resources/apps-and-tools/australian-government-whatsapp-channel-for-covid-19