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Managing your business through crisis

While COVID-19 is having a devastating impact on businesses, there are positive steps that you can take to support business continuity.

CPA Australia has developed some high-level tips to help businesses respond to COVID-19, including but not limited to:
  • Staying up-to-date with information
  • Considering the potential impacts on your business
  • Putting a contingency plan in place and
  • Seeking professional advice if required.
For more information and to read a detailed summary of potential actions, as well as access to additional resources for your business, visit the CPA Australia website.

CPA Australia also includes Disaster Recovery Toolkits and Charted Accountant's Tax information for businesses affected by COVID-19.
  • Closing or leaving your business

    If you’re planning to permanently close or leave your business operations, information is available to help in your decision-making, succession planning and preparation.
    For more information, see Leaving your business.
  • Continuing to run your business

    To find out more about what you can do right now to ensure business continuity for your business and workforce, visit Continuing your business.

    COVID-Clean Toolkit
    The Government of South Australia is working with industry associations to finalise a training program that will help businesses adopt healthy hygiene practices as COVID-19 restrictions ease.

    For more information and to register your interest, see COVID-Clean Toolkit.
  • Protecting your business

    Most South Australian businesses will in some way be impacted by the COVID-19 global crisis.
    To help protect your business against risk, it’s important to create or revisit your emergency management plan.
    For more information, visit How to prepare an emergency management plan.

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