The Workplace Advice Line is experiencing an extremely high volume of calls following Monday’s announcement of the Victorian Stage 4 Restrictions.
Wait times are currently around two hours. If your query relates to Stage 4 Restrictions in Victoria, please email workplaceadvice@aigroup.com.au.

Coronavirus COVID-19 Advice and Resources

Stay informed with the latest updates and advice.

Employment & WR

Stay across the latest workplace relations developments relating to COVID-19

COVID-19 IR Advice Line

Access experienced industrial relations advisers on COVID-19 issues

1300 312 733

Member Resource: HR Resource Centre COVID-19 Resources

Tools, templates and FAQ's designed specifically with COVID-19 issues in mind are being constantly developed for our members.

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JobKeeper Scheme FAQs

Ai Group have answered thousands of questions about the JobKeeper scheme since it was introduced. Here are some answers to our most frequently asked questions. 

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Extended operation of COVID-19 schedule: Unpaid pandemic leave and annual leave flexibility

4 August

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Extended operation of COVID-19 schedule: Unpaid pandemic leave and annual leave flexibility

31 July

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Member Advice: Extended operation of COVID-19 Schedule

7 July

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Award Advice: Clerks Private sector Award 2010

3 July

COVID-19 Schedule Extended

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Government Support

Find out how the Federal and State Governments are supporting business and the economy through the COVID pandemic

JobKeeper Scheme FAQs

Ai Group have answered thousands of questions about the JobKeeper scheme since it was introduced. Here are some answers to our most frequently asked questions. 

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NAT 069 20 Changes to JobKeeper from September

7 August

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Wages on costs – Job Keeper Payments (superannuation, workers compensation and payroll tax) and Payroll Tax exemptions and deferral

15 May

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Member Advice: JobKeeper scheme: Eligibility and structure

5 May

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On Demand Webinar: JobKeeper Legislation - Business Access, eligibility and IR issues

15 April

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Member Advice: Commercial Tenancies

8 April

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Health & Safety

Safety advice, information and resources to support your business

COVID-19 Safety Plans - What are they and do I need one?

Updated 6 August 2020 

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Permitted Worker Scheme Template

From the Department of Justice (website was down 5th August)

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COVID-19 Fact Sheet - Face Masks

Updated: 4 August

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Member Advice: Wearing of face coverings to reduce the spread of COVID-19 - VIC NSW

31 July

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Member Advice: Notification of positive COVID-19 cases - New requirements for Victoria

29 July

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COVID-19 Fact Sheet - Official Directions to Work from Home

Updated: 24 July

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Movement of Goods & People

Understand the impact on supply chain that COVID-19 has had on local and international supply chains and explore what your options are to move goods safely

Victoria Stage Four Restrictions

We held a webinar on 5 August to discuss Victorian business restrictions. As of that time, this recording represents the latest information from Government to help you decide how to proceed with your business.

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Member Advice: Information on state and territory border closures

5 August

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Victorian Stage 4 Restrictions - FAQs

4 August

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Member Advice: Travel restrictions for visa arrivals and travelling overseas

4 August

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Airfreight Factsheet (PDF)

Updated 16 July

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International Freight Assistance Mechanism

Austrade is taking expressions of interest for the IFAM flights – click the button below to go to the Austrade website.

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Events

Register for our up-coming events. Can't find what you're looking for? For past events and on-demand videos, visit our COVID-19 video library

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Weathering the crisis well

22 July

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The Government's IR Reform Process

18 June

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What does the future of manufacturing look like?

4 June

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COVID-19: Implications, outlook & opportunities

2 June

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Exporting by Remote Control with Craig Malcolm

19 May

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COVID-19: Strategic Threat or Opportunity?

14 May

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