The Victorian Government’s Business Costs Assistance Program Round Four – Construction provides one-off payments to eligible employing and non-employing businesses in the construction sector that were operating in the following local government areas at the time of the restrictions:

Businesses must have incurred direct costs because of the construction shutdown due to the COVID-19 restrictions in effect from 21 September to 4 October 2021, that have not been and will not be partially or fully recovered or otherwise reimbursed.

Payments of up to $8400 will be made available to eligible businesses based on payroll size.

The program will remain open until 11:59pm on 9 November 2021 or when funds are exhausted.

For further information and to make an application visit Business Costs Assistance Program Round Four – Construction