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Published on 29 April 2020
Council has passed its COVID-19 Support Package with a range of measures to provide relief and assistance to the Burnie community over coming months, due to the economic impact of COVID-19. These are in addition to the extensive support measures being provided by the Commonwealth and the Tasmanian Government to help alleviate the financial burden being felt by businesses, families and individuals.
Council’s Support Package includes:
- 2 hour free parking in MSCP for 3 months after lifting of restrictions
- Free green waste entry for 3 months after lifting of restrictions
- Development of a promotions and events program to support community recovery once restrictions are lifted
Review the Financial Hardship Assistance Policy(PDF, 869KB) and follow Council’s facebook page and our website for ongoing updates.