COVID-19

At MusicNT we understand those of us working in the arts and entertainment industries might be feeling overwhelmed by the huge amount of COVID-19 information available and the constantly changing nature of what assistance is being provided.

As a result we have pulled together the documents linked below to highlight the major sources of assistance and support from both the NT and Federal Governments.

GOVERNMENT AID PACKAGES
• Stimulus packages: OVERVIEW HERE
• JobSeeker vs JobKeeper - which one is right for you: OVERVIEW HERE
• Australia Council for the Arts Aid Package: DETAILS HERE


EXPLAINERS:
• Whole package breakdown, The Guardian: CLICK HERE
• Coronavirus Centrelink supplement payment info, ABC News: CLICK HERE
• Income support for INDIVIDUALS: FACT SHEET HERE
• Support for BUSINESS: INFO HERE

(*Thank you to MusicNSW for the above collation of information)

There are also some great online resources available for performing artists and the wider music industry.

APRA AMCOS Live Streaming Music Licensing Guide

Arts Law Centre of Australia- COVID-19 FAQ for Artists

AMIN Best Pratice Guide for Live Streaming

Sound of Silence- Sending out an SOS

Support Act- Wellbeing Helpline

Crew Care- Tech & Crew Personnel Assistance

Australian Banking Association- Small Business Relief Packages

I Lost My Gig

If you have any questions or need advice, please do not hesitate to reach out to your closest MusicNT office.

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