NSW Small Business to Benefit From New Rebate

The NSW Government has announced an additional $1,500 rebate available to eligible NSW businesses and not-for-profits to offset local Government fees and charges.

The rebate is aimed to assist small NSW businesses in reducing the costs to run a business throughout COVID. It aims to encourage business growth by reducing the costs required to run a business.

Each business can only apply once with certain eligibility requirements needing to be met.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must have an ABN registered in NSW and/or premises in NSW
  • Australian wages must be below the NSW Government 2020-2021 payroll tax threshold ($1.2 million)
  • Be registered for Goods and Services Tax (GST)
  • Have a turnover of at least $75,000 per annum (declaration to be provided)

What are the eligible fees and charges?

Service NSW has listed a complete list of applicable fees and charges that are acceptable to claim the rebate.

They include local government fees and charges, licenses, registrations and rates along with a range of other industry-specific fees.

What you need to apply

To apply online, you will need to have the following documents on hand.

  • A Service NSW account
  • Proof of identity
  • Business banking details
  • Accountant’s letter of proof of turnover

The rebate is available until 20 June, 2022.

To apply online visit Service NSW.

Contact our team to assist with your application and to provide your Accountant proof of turnover letter.