As per NSW Goverment email announcement on the 19th August 2020, the rules for the $3,000 NSW recovery grant (click here for main article) has been modified to include the following:

  • application due date has been extended to 31 August 2020 
  • an additional 18 highly impacted industries are now eligible for the grant. See below. For the original list, click here


Accommodation and Food Services

1. Takeaway food services

Administrative and Support Services

2. Employment Placement and Recruitment Services

3. Labour Supply Services

4. Building-cleaning services + Other Industrial Cleaning Services

Arts and Recreation Services

5. Creative Artists, Musicians, Writers and Performers 

Information Media and Telecommunications

6. Motion Picture and Video Production

7. Post-production Services and Other Motion Picture and Video Activities

8. Music and Other Sound Recording Activities


9. Metal Coating and Finishing

10. Printing

Rental, Hiring and Real Estate Services

11. Other Motor Vehicle and Transport Equipment Rental and Hiring

12. Other Goods and Equipment Rental and Hiring not elsewhere classified


13. Interurban and Rural Bus Transport

14. Urban Bus Transport (Including Tramway)

NEWLY ADDED - Health Care and Social Assistance

15. Optometry and Optical Dispensing

16. Physiotherapy Services

17. Other Allied Health Services - pharmacy, podiatrist, speech therapy, etc. see the extensive list here + here

18. Other Social Assistance Services