COVID-19 Tourism, Hospitality and Gym Grant SA

This program provides funding to SA tourism, hospitality and gym businesses whose turnover has been significantly impacted by COVID-19 restrictions in place from 27 December 2021.


What do you get?

Funding amounts vary.

Who is this for?

SA tourism, hospitality and gym businesses.


There are 2 assistance streams available for both employing and non-employing businesses in the tourism, hospitality and gym sectors:

Automatic payment

This grant is automatically paid to businesses that received the previous COVID-19 Tourism and Hospitality Support Grants, as well as other businesses that received the Additional COVID-19 Business Support Grant and fall within the eligible ANZSIC classification codes.

No application is necessary. The automatic payments will be made in the week beginning 4 January 2022.

Turnover based payment December

Businesses that fall within eligible ANZSIC classification codes required to operate under the 1 person per 7 square metre density restriction are able to apply for this grant.

A business does not need to have received the tourism, hospitality and gym grant - automatic payment to be eligible for this grant.

What are the eligibility criteria?

At the start of the restriction period of 27 December 2021, businesses must:

  • have a valid and active Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST)
  • be located/operating within South Australia
  • have an Australia-wide grouped payroll of less than $10 million in the 2019-20 or 2020-21 financial year
  • have experienced at least a 30% reduction in turnover due to the restricted trading conditions over the 2 weeks from 27 December 2021 (the commencement date of the trading restriction) to 9 January 2022 compared to:
    • the comparable 2 weeks in 2019-20 for businesses actively trading in 2019-20, or
    • the comparable 2 weeks in 2020-21 for businesses not actively trading in 2019-20.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at COVID-19 Tourism, Hospitality and Gym Grant.