The Launceston Chamber of Commerce is committed to providing assistance to our Members and the business community as a whole, during this troubling time.

Through our alliance with the Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TCCI), Tasmanian Businesses are welcome to call the TCCI Business Hotline on 1300 559 112.

TCCI Business Hotline


Example COVID Emergency Preparation Toolit from Business Tasmania.

Please click here to download.

Road to Recovery Workbook by Deloitte

Deloitte have put together a workbook for small and medium-sized businesses. The workbook provides support to business owners on the road to recovery. 

Please click here to access.


Safety Plan Resources for Business (13/05/2020)

Following from the Premier's Announcement on Friday May 8 relating to the easing of restrictions, the State Government's Coronavirus Portal now provides guidance and should assist organisations and businesses in developing their COVID-19 Safety Plans. Please click here to access the relevant pages on the Portal 

Worksafe Tasmania are providing checklists, guidelines and templates to assist with the development and implementation of plans. Please click here to access the Worksafe Tasmania Resources.

If you can't find what you need, additional information can be sought by calling the Business Tasmania Hotline on 1800 440 0266

A Fact Sheet on COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plans is available for download here.



Signed Travel away from Home Direction

FAQ related to the Travel away from Home Direction 


Platinum Chamber Members Synectic Accountants & Advisers and Gold Chamber Member Ruddicks Chartered Accountants have both developed COVID-19 information portals that may provide information you can't find here.

Synectic Accountants & Advisers COVID-19 Resources

Ruddicks Chartered Accountants COVID-19 Portal


Jobkeeper Payment - Latest Fact Sheets (14/04/20)

JobKeeper Overview

JobKeeper FAQ

JobKeeper Information for Employers

JobKeeper Information for Employees

Temporary Relief for Financially Distressed Businesses

Early Access to Super

Support for Business Investment

Boosting Cashflow for Employers


For General COVID-19 Advice you can contact Business Tasmania

T: 1800 440 026


Department of State Growth Emergency COVID-19 Form

Register the impact of COVID-19 on your business. Please click here


Public Health Hotline

If you think you might have COVID-19 because you have a fever and respirato-ry symptoms AND have travelled over-seas or had contact with someone known to have COVID-19 call 1800 671 738


Events Hotline

T: 1300 880 634


The State Government's Coronavirus Portal

Tasmanian State Government Coronavirus Portal


The Federal Government's Essential Information Portal

Federal Government’s Essential Information 


Support for Business from

Support for Business

Grants, Loans and Support


Youth Employment Scheme or Payroll Tax Waiver Information

Please contact the State Revenue Office

T: 6166 4400


Avidity Training and Development Rapid Response Skills Initive Program

Rapid Response Skills Initiative Program Flyer
Rapid Response Skills Initiative Information 
Rapid Response Skills Initiative Information from the State Government


Aurora Support & Assistance

Small Business Assistance
Residential Assistance


Business Vehicles

Department of Transport - includes a freeze on heavy vechicle registration


Small Business Emergency Support Grant

Applications are now open and can be applied for here.


More Online Resources


Please Note: These links were accessible at the time of publishing.