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economy

Don’t let your business miss out on these government grants

Read here to find out about the federal and state government grants available to Victorian businesses that are still open for applications. But make sure you hurry, as some are closing very soon!

07 January 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber launches 28 February Valentine’s Day, #ValentinesDayDoOver, campaign

The Victorian Chamber has launched a campaign for couples to celebrate Valentine’s Day – properly –two weeks later, on 28 February to provide a much-needed boost for hospitality venues and florists blindsided by the sudden circuit breaker lockdown.

15 February 2021

economy

New grants available to business, some existing closing soon

Read here for the most up-to-date list of recently announced Government grants available to Victorian businesses, and existing grants still open for applications. Get in quick, some are closing soon.

23 February 2021

economy

Federal Government announces Disaster Recovery Payment for Victorians

The Federal Government has announced assistance for Victorian workers impacted by Lockdown Four with a disaster payment for those who have missed a week of work or more.

03 June 2021

federal government

Don't miss out on grants and incentives to help save on tax this EOFY

With the end of financial year fast approaching, Pitcher Partners share their insights on the limited-time grants and tax incentives available that businesses and individuals can take advantage of.

15 June 2021

metropolitan business

New government grant helping Victorian businesses go solar

Over the next three years, the Solar for Business program will allow 15,000 small Victorian businesses to potentially halve the upfront cost of installing of an approved solar energy system.

16 June 2021

covid 19

Victoria unites as Metropolitan COVID-19 restrictions align with Regional Victoria

Restrictions have once again eased following seven consecutive days of zero cases of COVID-19 community transmission, as Metropolitan Melbourne moves in line with Regional Victoria.

07 July 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber launches Grant Finder online tool

The Victorian Chamber has today launched a new member-exclusive service, the Grant Finder online tool, to make it quicker and easier for Victorian businesses to access grants applicable to their operations and projects.

26 July 2021

covid 19

Businesses reopen as Lockdown Five restrictions ease across Victoria

Hospitality, retail, gyms and schools are once again able to open their doors across Victoria as Lockdown Five comes to an end. Here is what you and your business need to know.

27 July 2021

covid 19

Victoria enters sixth lockdown following discovery of new cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

A little over a week since Lockdown Five came to an end, the State Government announced Victoria would once again go into a circuit-breaker lockdown. (UPDATED)

05 August 2021

covid 19

The news we didn’t want: Lockdown Six commences tonight

Just as Victorians were beginning to enjoy the freedoms we have missed, the State has been plunged into its sixth COVID-19 related lockdown.

05 August 2021

covid 19

Lockdown Six support welcome lifeline for Victorian business

The Victorian Chamber welcomes today’s prompt announcement of a new $400 million State and Federal Government support package, which will give businesses the confidence they need to get through Lockdown Six and continue the recovery from Lockdowns Four and Five.

06 August 2021

covid 19

Further support announced for Victorian businesses impacted by Lockdown Six

The Federal and State Governments have jointly announced an additional $367 million in financial support payments - primarily targeted towards Metropolitan businesses in lockdown.

12 August 2021

covid 19

Victorian lockdown restrictions extended, strengthened with worker permits and curfew reintroduced

Regional Victoria has joined Melbourne in lockdown as clusters of COVID-19 cases continue to pop up across the State. Almost $1 billion in support has also been announced to help businesses impacted by the lockdown extensions.

16 August 2021

covid 19

Lockdown extended: Victoria’s business crisis continues

Victorian businesses are devastated by the news that Metropolitan Victoria’s lockdown will be extended indefinitely.

01 September 2021

covid 19

Continued financial support to help Victorian businesses and workers get through lockdown

The Victorian Chamber welcomes the further $2.34 billion in joint State and Federal Government support announced today for Victorian businesses and workers to get through the continued extension of Lockdown Six.

04 September 2021


economy

Don’t let your business miss out on these government grants

07 January 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber launches 28 February Valentine’s Day, #ValentinesDayDoOver, campaign

15 February 2021

economy

New grants available to business, some existing closing soon

23 February 2021

economy

Federal Government announces Disaster Recovery Payment for Victorians

03 June 2021

federal government

Don't miss out on grants and incentives to help save on tax this EOFY

15 June 2021

metropolitan business

New government grant helping Victorian businesses go solar

16 June 2021

covid 19

Victoria unites as Metropolitan COVID-19 restrictions align with Regional Victoria

07 July 2021

economy

Victorian Chamber launches Grant Finder online tool

26 July 2021

covid 19

Businesses reopen as Lockdown Five restrictions ease across Victoria

27 July 2021

covid 19

Victoria enters sixth lockdown following discovery of new cases of COVID-19 Delta variant

05 August 2021

covid 19

The news we didn’t want: Lockdown Six commences tonight

05 August 2021

covid 19

Lockdown Six support welcome lifeline for Victorian business

06 August 2021

covid 19

Further support announced for Victorian businesses impacted by Lockdown Six

12 August 2021

covid 19

Victorian lockdown restrictions extended, strengthened with worker permits and curfew reintroduced

16 August 2021

covid 19

Lockdown extended: Victoria’s business crisis continues

01 September 2021

covid 19

Continued financial support to help Victorian businesses and workers get through lockdown

04 September 2021