Letter from Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

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Hi all, We have been asked to share this message from the Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business. Please see below: Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Senator for Western Australia 24 March 2020 UPDATE QUICK LINKS TO GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR BUSINESSES AND HOUSEHOLDS IMPACTED BY COVID-19 The Government is acting to cushion the blow from the coronavirus for businesses and households to help them get through to the other side of the crisis as the world deals with the significant challenges posed by its spread. Below I have set out the quick links to the measures available to small and medium businesses, sole traders and households under the $189 billion economic support package announced by the Prime Minister: Business.gov.au support line: 13 28 46 Small or medium business with reduced cash flow? Here’s what we’re doing to boost your cash flow. Is your business financially distressed? This is what we’re doing to support you. Assisting the economic recovery Here’s how we’ll support you to grow. Employ an apprentice or trainee? This support is for you. Are you a sole trader that has lost business? This is what we’re doing to support you and your business. Household finances hit by reduced work? Here’s what we’re doing to help support your family budget. Payments to support households. For more information on Coronavirus and the Government’s response, please visit: www.treasury.gov.au/coronavirus or www.australia.gov.au Regards Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business Senator for Western Australia