The NSW Government’s small business fees and charges rebate aims to assist small business recover from the impacts of COVID-19 and encourages growth by reducing the cost of running a business. If you are an eligible sole trader, small business or not-for-profit you may be able to apply and claim up to a value of $1,500. The rebate is available from 1 March 2021 until 30 June 2022. Multiple applications can also be made until the $1500 is reached.

Who is Eligible?

To be eligible small businesses must:

  • have total wages less than $1.2 million
  • have an ABN registered in NSW with a premises physically located in NSW
  • be registered for GST
  • provide a declaration that the business has a turnover of at least $75,000 per year (such as a letter from your accountant)

What is Covered?

The $1,500 rebate can be used to offset costs of eligible NSW and local government fees and charges that are paid from 1 March 2021 such as:

  • licences (food authority, liquor, tradesperson)
  • council rates
  • business vehicle registration fees

How to Apply?

Apply for the rebate online via the Service NSW website or by clicking here

TSP Accountants can assist in taking advantage of this rebate by providing your business a letter stating your eligibility. Give us a call on 49 264155 or email us at if you feel your business might be able to claim.