Supporting our local business community during tough times


Council is developing new, responsive and innovative ways to support and promote local businesses in the face of the coronavirus outbreak.

Options are being investigated to see how Council can assist directly with relief for rates, fees and charges. Council is also advocating to other levels of Government for the need for assistance with rates relief.

Additional new and innovative supports include:

Baw Baw Business Recovery Service

A new Baw Baw Business Recovery Service has been launched, delivered through Council’s Economic Development team. The service offers an experienced and dedicated resource to help impacted local businesses navigate through all the Government resources and information available, ensuring the right assistance is easily obtained.

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