Hotel and Hospitality Resources
With COVID-19 here for the foreseeable future, it’s important to understand how changes to the Hotel and Hospitality industry may affect your business and financial arrangements.
BCP Finance has compiled a list of COVID-19 Hotel and Hospitality resources to help keep you in the know and in control. We encourage you to check back regularly, as we will update the list as new information is published.
If you are an existing BCP customer, please remember that we are here to offer advice and answer any questions you may have regarding any changes to your personal financial circumstances.
Hotel and Hospitality Resource Centre
General Overview-Trade restrictions, licence application updates, event venue restrictions and more.
Statement of Regulatory Intent- Compliance requirements as set out under the Liquor Control Reform Act 1998, Gambling Regulation Act 2003 and the Casino Control Act 1991 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
2020 Licensing and Fees – 2020 liquor licensing fees, refunds and waivers.
Temporary Limited License Fact Sheet – Everything you need to know about temporary liquor licensing rules and restrictions.
Temporary Limited License Application- Apply for a temporary limited liquor license here.
Industry Information Guidelines – Hotels & Hotel Staff – The latest industry information regarding all regulatory procedures for hotels during COVID-19.
Opinion Piece – Operational Changes for COVID-19 – Immediate Operational Changes you can make to deal with COVID-19, as told by international Hotel Strategist Larry Mogelonsky.
Article – Adaptations to Hospitality – How Hospitality businesses can adapt during COVID-19 to ride out the crisis.
EGM Management – Management information for Electronic Gaming Machines.
Victorian Government – Economic Survival Package Fact Sheet, Business Support Fund applications and business continuity recovery plan.
Job Keeper – Wages and Employee payment assistance / subsidies.
Australian Taxation Office – Support for business impacted by COVID-19.
Shine Wing Australia – Everything you need to know regarding the Government Stimulus Package, payroll and tax relief for small businesses.
Federal Government – Find financial assistance, eligibility and timing for the new Government support for Australian businesses.
Victorian Chamber of Commerce & Industry – COVID-19 Employer guide and general Business Resources and information.
Victorian Chamber of Commerce & Industry – Protecting Your Employees during COVID-19.
The Adviser – Latest COVID-19 news including mortgage repayment relief, and help issued for SMEs and sole traders.
State Revenue Office – FAQ’s regarding Victorian Payroll Tax, Liquor License Fees and Land Tax.
Higher Education Relief Package – Support to upskill or retrain workers and provide support to higher education service providers.
HEALTH & WELLBEING RESOURCES
Department of Health – Factsheets addressing the COVID-19 National Mental Health Plan, measures and benefits of the plan and FAQs.
Beyond Blue – Professional advice on how to best care for your mental health during COVID-19.
Victorian Government hotline for affected businesses: 13 22 15
We also wish to send out a heartfelt thank you to all the essential workers and healthcare professionals sacrificing their health and safety to protect our community during this unprecedented time.
Want to learn more? Visit our Financial Resource Centre for more COVID-19 support information.