Hospitality Industry

COVID-19 Resource Hub

Your central Hub for all Hospitality-related COVID-19 Resources.

Designed to help you navigate the levers that are available to you, as hospitality operators and owners.

The below Perks summary table lays out the key economic levers that you can leverage for your business, with a cursory indication as to the complexity of effort that each requires.

If you have any questions, please contact us via the Get In Touch button below.

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Economic Levers for Businesses & Organisations

Last updated 23 July 2021

Complexity WORKFORCE GOVT. STIMULUS STOCK (In the event of extended lockdown) PREMISES (In the event of extended lockdown) BANKS (In the event of extended lockdown)
Low

Leave Arrangements

Address Surplus Stock

Reduce Power

Cancel/Defer
Subscription Services

Cancel Cleaning/Waste Clearing Services

Rates & Fees

Merchant Fees

P&I Conversion

Medium

State Stimulus
Support Measures

SA Emergency
Cash Grant

State Stimulus
Support Measures

SA Emergency
Cash Grant

Reduce Suppliers & Contractors

Rent Holiday

Rent Deferment

Review/Reduce Insurance Costs

Repayment Deferral

High

Commercial Lease Code of Conduct

Working Capital Loan

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Workforce levers during sudden lockdowns & restrictions

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Useful Links

Coronavirus Assistance Available

To view your bank's response measures to COVID-19, click on their logo

Employer Toolkit Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Our HR Consultancy, Perks People Solutions, has developed an easy to use Employer’s Handbook, which addresses the most common concerns and considerations for Australian workplaces during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more here

Download a customisable Work From Home policy template here.
Personal Mental Health Resources
 
Healthy Workplace Support
 
General Community Wellbeing

A selection of resources to help parents & carers to communicate and support child mental health. Specific resources for COVID-19 communications with children are also available here:

https://emergingminds.com.au/

Australian Resources

National Coronavirus Helpline

Call this line if you are seeking information on coronavirus (COVID-19). The line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 
 
Australian health advice:

Website for free general Australian health advice. Includes easy to understand facts and procedures: https://www.healthdirect.gov.au/coronavirus

 

National status, government response alerts and media releases:  https://www.health.gov.au/news/health-alerts/novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov-health-alert

  Australian travel restrictions:

Comprehensive advisory including definitions of who can enter Australia, applications for exemptions, media alerts: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/news-media/current-alerts/novel-coronavirus

 

General travel related updates and information: https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/COVID-19-australian-travellers

 
State Health Advisory

For up-to-date information regarding reported cases, investigations & measures per State.

Australian Capital Territory

https://www.covid19.act.gov.au/

  New South Wales

https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/diseases/Pages/covid-19-latest.aspx

  Northern Territory

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/

  Queensland

https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/current-status/current-status-and-contact-tracing-alerts

  South Australia

https://www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/wps/wcm/connect/public+content/sa+health+internet/health+topics/health+topics+a+-+z/covid+2019/latest+updates/latest+updates+-+covid-19

  Northern Territory 

https://coronavirus.nt.gov.au/

 
New Zealand Resources
New Zealand health advice:

https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus

  New Zealand travel restrictions:

https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/news/novel-coronavirus-china-covid-19

 
Global Resources
WHO (World Health Organization):

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public

South Australian COVID-19 Awareness Training COVID-19 awareness training has now been produced by the SA Tourism Commission, specifically for staff in the tourism and hospitality sector.   While not compulsory, this is a useful tool to assist your staff, as it covers the fundamentals of infection prevention and control for COVID-19.  The online training is available free of charge. Users must register, but registration is open to anyone.  Training can be accessed at: https://tourism.sa.gov.au/events-and-industry/industry-support/coronavirus

Key Contacts

Hospitality Specialists in Business Advisory, HR Consulting, Banking & Finance and Tax Consulting

Pat Hodby

Pat Hodby

Pat’s work in the pharmacy and hospitality spaces has established him as a specialist in these industries. He has worked on profit improvement and financial forecasting across a range of pharmacy transactions.

Tom Paine

Tom Paine

Advising on taxation and accounting, cloud accounting, financial forecasting, asset protection and business structures. Tom has a particular focus on primary production, thoroughbred racing, breeding and hospitality.

Sam Wagner

Sam Wagner

Sam has assisted many pharmacy and medical clients in the key areas of tax compliance, business valuations and restructures, business transactions and transitioning their financial affairs to the cloud.

Cecilia White

Cecilia White

With a background in legal practice, Cecilia has developed strong technical expertise in all matters relating to workplace law, including awards, contracts, disciplinary matters, investigations, equal opportunity and HR policy development.

Bruce Debenham

Bruce Debenham

Bruce provides clients with tailored banking and finance solutions to best meet their business and personal requirements.

Neil Oakes

Neil Oakes

Providing tax consulting advice to small, medium and large enterprises, with specific focus in the aged-care and property industries.

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