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As part of the $67 million Level 1 COVID-19 Business Assistance Package, the $1.8 million Nightclub Assistance Program provides a one-off financial aid payment for nightclub licensees that have been impacted by capacity constraints introduced to manage the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
To support eligible nightclub licensees that have experienced a 30 per cent decline in revenue due to the Level 1 Public Health and Social Measures requirements for density limits and social distancing. It achieves this through:
To be eligible for the program the nightclub business must:
The level of financial aid you can apply for is based on the following categories:
One application may be made for each nightclub licence.
The key requirements for the application are providing evidence to substantiate:
Agree to the terms and conditions of the application, as the applicant will be legally bound by them once they have submitted their grant application.
You must provide the following documents as evidence to support your claim:
Personal information and disclosure of information in an application
Applicants should be aware that DLGSC is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 1992 (WA), which provides a general right of access to records held by State Government agencies and local governments. Applicants are advised that information
pertaining to the receipt of State Government financial assistance may be tabled in the Western Australian Parliament and listed in State Government media statements. This information could include the name of the recipient, name of the project, the
grant funding amount, and project description. This could result in requests for more details to be released publicly.
For assistance using Online Grants or to report any related technical issues, contact the Online Grants Support Team: firstname.lastname@example.org
For enquiries relating to this funding program, including advice or assistance with your application, contact a Grants Officer:
Applications are accepted via the Online Grants web portal.
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