COVID-19: useful resources and links for your business

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Over the course of a few weeks nearly everyone’s business and life has been turned upside down. It’s been a crazy time with toilet paper shortages, businesses forced to close, an overload of information (and mis-information on social media). With the recent disruption in mind, we wanted to help support you however we can.

We’ve seen many of our clients already impacted by the virus and decided to put together some COVID-19 Resources to help you out.

We’re always watching the constantly changing situation, especially in relation to government packages for businesses and employees. We’ll be regularly updating this page to keep you informed, so please feel free to bookmark it. We will work to add more resources for you every week.

Take a browse of the resources covering topics such as: Business Advice, Government Help, Latest News and Wellbeing. These links will be updated as more information comes to hand.

General information

Information for businesses (business.govt.nz)

About essential services (covid19.govt.nz)

Operating businesses at alert levels 1-4 (business.govt.nz)

Business Continuity Hub (Xero)

Running your business remotely (Xero articles, online course and webinar)

Financial assistance for businesses

Information on financial support available (covid19.govt.nz)

Apply for the wage subsidy and leave payments (WINZ)

Tax relief available (IRD)

Business finance support and mortgage holidays (business.govt.nz)

Keeping track of cashflow (Xero article and webinar)

Business continuity planning (Xero blog, articles and webinars)

Guidance for employers

COVID-19 and the workplace (employment.govt.nz)

Guidance for other businesses

Information for exporters (NZ Trade & Enterprise)

Information for landlords and tenants (tenancy.govt.nz)

Managing health, safety and wellbeing

Managing workplace health and safety (worksafe.govt.nz)

Mental health and wellbeing resources (Ministry of Health)

Looking after yourself and your team (Xero article, online course and webinar)

Xero Assistance Programme (XAP)

Cyber security for staff working remotely (cert.govt.nz)

 

We’d like to offer you our support through the challenges ahead. Please do get in touch with us if you have any questions, or just want to have a chat.

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