Other financial assistance
The following resources may be useful:
This site is regularly updated to give you the latest Coronavirus news, updates and advice from government agencies across Australia.
National Debt Helpline
offers a range of services and assistance to help manage debt and offers a free financial counselling service.
This is a government site that offers a range of information and support services to help you understand and manage your finances, including easy calculators and budget trackers. The site also has lots of information about available COVID-19 financial assistance.
Includes information on coronavirus support for individuals and households
A direct link to information on coronavirus financial support.
Some banks are offering to suspend repayment up to six months for home loans, personal loans and credit cards.
Speak to your electricity and gas providers’ financial hardship department, as you may be able to set up a payment plan during this time.
State governments and tenancy boards
State governments and tenancy boards can offer information on rent relief and your rights.