COVID-19 business resources

Local businesses are a foundational pillar of the Glen Eira community. Council is dedicated to ensuring that business owners are supported with the access and resources they need to grow and thrive. On this page, you'll find information on council initiatives designed to help traders navigate the challenges of COVID-19. 

COVID-19 rates for financial hardship

Rates support for local businesses (and residents) in Glen Eira who are experiencing difficulty in paying rates because of the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Outdoor trading

It's now simpler than ever to apply for your outdoor trading permit and have chairs, tables, windbreaks, display of goods or other furniture on the footpath.


Business listing

As part of its commitment to supporting local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic Glen Eira City Council is facilitating a business listing where local businesses can provide details such as current offerings or services and opening hours.


COVID-19 peer-to-peer mentoring program

The peer-to-peer mentoring program aims to tap into the creativity, knowledge and commitment of skilled expert volunteers from all levels and areas of the business community, creating connections and helping to build resilience and skills of local traders.

Victorian State Government Business and Industry Coronavirus Resources 

Up to date COVID-19 business support information issued by the Victorian State Government.