Support Initiatives

Financial Hardship Support

City of Newcastle is providing financial hardship support for businesses and residents as part of its Community and Economic Resilience package.

Fees and Policy Flexibility

The City of Newcastle will give businesses and individuals flexibility on a range of Council fees and policies to ease pressures relating to COVID-19.

Community Grants and Funding Program

Funding for existing service provider to cope with increased urgency and demand and links to local service providers.

Procurement and Purchasing Support

City of Newcastle is supporting local business through its Procurement Policy including a commitment to process invoices from local suppliers as soon as approved.

Rent Relief - Council Tenants

Small businesses operating out of City of Newcastle owned buildings will receive cash flow relief.