Wage Subsidies are available for businesses affected by Covid 19
COVID-19 Wage Subsidy The Government has put together a COVID19 Wage Subsidy for employers in all regions. It’s to support your business if you are impacted by COVID-19 and face laying off staff or reducing their hours because of COVID-19. If you are an employer, contractor, sole trader or self-employed you may qualify to get the COVID-19 wage subsidy.
MSD has two payments available to support employers affected by COVID-19. For latest details of the full range of support for businesses please visit https://www.employment.govt.nz/about/news-and-updates/workplace-responsecoronavirus-covid-19/
For a quick guide to these subsidies, click here