City of Hobart Community Support Package

The City of Hobart has developed a $3.5 million Community Support Package to assist ratepayers and businesses experiencing hardship due to COVID-19.



Assistance for businesses

  • Rent relief for tenants of City-owned premises who are experiencing hardship.
  • Waiving of fees such as for outdoor dining and food licences.
  • Establishment of an online store to support Salamanca Market stallholders.
  • Introduction of eCommerce Quick Response Grants to assist with the transition to online sales.
  • A strengthened commitment to local procurement.