Mental health support for business owners

COVID-19 is causing disruptions to businesses across Victoria, increasing stress and impacting the mental health of business owners. It is important to know how to look after your own mental health, as well as that of your employees. The ASBFEO website is a good place to start if you’re feeling overwhelmed – their My Business […]

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Get help to meet your tax and super obligations

If you’re having difficulty meeting your tax and super obligations because of COVID-19, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has a range of measures to support businesses, not-for-profits and individuals, such as the JobKeeper program, cash flow boost and early release of super. If you’re worried you won’t be able to pay on time, or you’ve […]

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Apply for the Business Support Fund – Expansion

To support businesses impacted by Stage 4 restrictions, one-off grants of up to $10,000 for employing businesses in metropolitan Melbourne will be made available to eligible businesses under the Business Support Fund – Expansion program in recognition of spending longer under restrictions. This program is in addition to the first round of the Business Support […]

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Worker support payments for those affected by COVID-19

The Victorian Government is providing one-off payments to financially support Victorian workers, including parents and guardians, who are required to self-isolate or quarantine due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Payments available: A one-off $300 payment to support Victorian workers, including parents and guardians, who are required to self-isolate while you wait for the results of your coronavirus […]

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Read the COVID-19 Employer Guide to Face Masks

At workplaces located within metropolitan Melbourne, including Manningham, you and your staff must wear a face covering at work, as well as to and from work, unless you have a lawful reason for not doing so. Employers must take all reasonable steps to make sure that the workplace is safe for everyone. Employers must make […]

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Helping local business to find funding opportunities

Manningham Council is excited to provide GrantGuru to all local businesses, community groups, not-for-profits and individuals. This site provides a comprehensive list of grant and funding opportunities currently available to you. This free service is available to all local businesses which means that you will never miss a grant opportunity again. Register to receive email alerts for […]

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List your products on The Regional Pantry

Are your products listed on The Regional Pantry? This online store  provides an easy browsing and shopping experience for those wanting to support regional Victoria. All businesses in Manningham are invited to participate (even if you’re not currently a Yarra Ranges Tourism Partner). List your homewares, arts, crafts, food and drink (liquor licence coming soon) offerings […]

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Getting back to business

The Victorian Government has announced the return of stage three ‘stay at home’ restrictions within metropolitan Melbourne, including Manningham. A summary of the restrictions on business are below. For more information on the restrictions, visit the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). On this page: Restaurants and cafes Shopping and retail Beauty and personal […]

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Online learning with VECCI

Take advantage of Victorian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s free membership offer and use your membership training credits to access a range of online learning modules. Their Online Learning modules empower you to learn at your own pace, working your way through the carefully designed content when you have time. This is perfect for busy […]

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