Keeping business going
Stay on top of what's been done to help businesses out at this time and speed up the recovery phase.
COVID-19 Resurgence Support Payment (RSP)
The Resurgence Support Payment (RSP) is a payment to help support viable and ongoing businesses or organisations due to a COVID-19 alert level increase to level 2 or higher. If your business or organisation is facing a reduction in revenue due to an alert level increase, you may be eligible for the RSP.
Applications for the alert level increase announced on 17 August will open at 8am on 24 August. Fore more information please click here.
Business Finance Guarantee – applications open now
Businesses can start applying to their banks for loans under the Business Finance Guarantee Scheme set up to support the New Zealand economy during the COVID-19 pandemic. Find out more here.
Tax relief and income assistance from IRD
The New Zealand Bankers' Association has a helpful media section to keep across finance information for businesses. Here you’ll find our media releases and opinions about banking in New Zealand, along with their media appearances.
Govt triggers business support following COVID community case
Significant Government support for businesses and workers has been triggered following a rise in alert levels to combat COVID-19 in the community, please check here for more detail information.
Further questions on the Tax relief and income assistance have been answered here by IRD
ACC have set up a section on their website to provide useful information