Financial information for clubs during COVID-19

by Rugby Australia

COVID-19 Important financial information for clubs.

For ongoing COVID-19 updates in relation to rugby, click here.

Information regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) for Community and Club Rugby

For guidelines on what to do if there are confirmed cases of COVID-19 at your Rugby Club or if you have been in close contact with someone who has the virus see the link below.

The Federal Government and State and Territory Governments have announced a range of measures to support organisations financially due to the impact of COVID-19. To find out what your club could be eligible for and see what other funding programs are available across the country, click here.

Grant Information for Clubs

National

The initiatives listed in the Rugby AU summary below were introduced by the Federal Government for any organization that is classified as a Small or Medium Business Entity or a Not for Profit Entity. There are several other initiatives which may also apply to your club.

The full list is available here.

Relevant initiatives include:

• JobKeeper Payment

• Boosting Cash Flow for Employers

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

Queensland

The QLD Government is supporting Business Entities in many ways, and the most relevant measures are outlined in the Rugby AU summary below. If you are classified as a Business, click here to see what your club may be eligible for.

The QLD Government have several programs that support sport within the community. An example of a program which may assist your club if you have been heavily impacted by COVID-19 is in the Rugby AU summary. For more information and a full list of funding programs click here.

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

New South Wales

The NSW Government is supporting Business Entities in many ways, and the most relevant measures are outlined in the Rugby AU summary below. For a summary of all financial support schemes applicable to sporting organisations, click here, or for assistance to determine what support your club may be eligible for utilise the NSW Government concierge service available here.

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

Australian Capital Territory

The ACT Government is supporting local businesses and the economy in many ways, with the most relevant initiatives listed in the Rugby AU summary. For more information and the full list of initiatives click here. 

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

Victoria

The Victorian Government is supporting small businesses in many ways, with the most relevant initiatives listed in the Rugby AU summary below. For more information and the full list of initiatives click here.

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

Tasmania

The Tasmanian Government is supporting small businesses in many ways, with the most relevant initiatives listed in the Rugby AU summary below. For more information and the full list of initiatives click here.

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

South Australia

The South Australian Government has announced a stimulus package with measures to support a range of entities. The most relevant initiatives are listed in the Rugby AU summary below. For more information and the full list of initiatives click here.

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

Western Australia

The Western Australian Government is supporting small businesses in many ways, with the most relevant initiatives listed in the Rugby AU summary below. For a full list, click here.

Several organisations have come together to support Not for Profit Arts, Sports and Community Groups affected by COVID-19. A snapshot of the scheme is in the Rugby AU summary below or full details are available here. 

Download the Rugby AU summary here.

Northern Territory

The Northern Territory Government has created a Small Business Survival Fund. A snapshot of the program is in the Rugby AU summary below and full details are available here.

The Northern Territory Government have several programs that support sport within the community. Examples of programs which may assist your club if you have been heavily impacted by COVID-19 are also in the Rugby AU summary below.

Download the Rugby AU summary here.