Limited 100% government funding for COVID-19 support from your accountant

Date: 27th March 2020

The government has released some limited funding for the Otago region to assist businesses with cashflow management and finance advice through a qualified provider. As accountants, we can help you rework your cashflow to allow for the current COVID-19 situation.

If you would like to seek funding to help us assist you, here are the steps to follow.

Step 1

Register at Regional Business Partners to be eligible for up to $2000 in government funding for Covid-19 support. (To be eligible you must be a GST a registered business and have less than 50 staff).

Step 2

Send an email briefly outlining how your business is affected by COVID-19 and the type of support and advice your business needs. Findlay Sidekick is registered to provide the below services that may be applicable to your business:

COVID-19 Support in Cashflow & Finance

  • Cashflow Management  (4 Hours)
  • Budgeting (4 Hours)
  • Assisting with Bank Re-financing. (2 Hours)
  • Assisting with Wage Subsidy applications (1 hour)

Business Continuity Plan

  • Business Continuity Plan (4 hours)
  • Business Continuity Plan Review (90 Minutes)

For more information on our registered services, please click here:

Business Continuity Plan

Covid-19 support in cashflow management and finance

Email to: Tara Druce tara@otagorbp.co.nz, outlining your situation, what service you require and how many hours of funding you think you need. She will call you to discuss before approving.

Step 3

Once Tara has approved your funding, let Kirsty know your voucher code so she can create an event for you to book on to on the RBP website.

Please note this funding is limited and first in will be best served.  If you have any questions, please let us know.



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