South Australia

COVID-19 Assistance Packages & Grant Support

Current Details as of 22/3/22

The South Australian Government has announced a Business Hardship Grant for February 2022 to offer assistance to SA businesses who have had a decline in turnover of more than 50% during Feburary 2022 compared to the entire month of February in 2021 or 2020. The payments offered will range from $3,000 to $11,000, depending on the location of the business and annual turnover.

Balance Tax is more than happy to help determine your eligibility! Please book in here for our Grant Support service.

Here’s what you need to know in order to test your eligiblity for the payments:

If your business: 

  • has an active ABN and operates in South Australia
  • is registered for GST
  • saw a 50% or more decline in turnover due to COVID-19 during February 2022, compared to February 2021 or February 2020 depending on when you started trading with your business
  • if you have employees, they must be employed in South Australia and they must be properly added to payroll (ie. you must send proof of PAYG-W, regular wages being paid, etc.) 

How do I apply?

Applications for February’s payments close on 31 March 2022. You’ll need to apply using the RevenueSA portal, click here to get started to complete the application yourself or book in here for our grant support service if you’d prefer we complete the application on your behalf (and if we determine you’re eligible!)