City of Busselton COVID-19 Support Program

City of Busselton COVID-19 Support

Due to the overwhelming number of applications received for the Business Support program up to $5k and Economic and / or Community development support program up to $25k, please note the City is unable to accept any new applications.  Please be assured that all applications received up to close of business 18 May 2020 will be assessed.  Thank you very much for your interest in this program.

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the unprecedented situation and the impact this is likely to have on businesses and tenants the City of Busselton is offering the following measures;

  • Not increasing rates for the 2020/21 financial year;
  • Reducing interest and payment charges to rates billing and collection;
  • Introducing weekly, fortnightly and monthly payment options for rates payments;
  • Relaxing terms and conditions on payment arrangements on a case by case basis;
  • Assuming a significant reduction in revenue from fees and charges;
  • Assuming an increase in the non-payment of rates