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The NSW Government Southern Border small business support grant was designed to help businesses impacted by the NSW-Victorian border closure that started on 8 July 2020. Eligible businesses could apply for a grant of $5,000 or $10,000.

This table represents the distribution of the Southern Border small business support grant to NSW businesses. This grant opened on 8 September 2020 and closed on 18 October 2020.

Data is current as at 18 January 2022.

Local government area Number of recipients Total amount paid
Albury 768 $5,205,000
Balranald 27 $175,000
Bega Valley 296 $1,975,000
Berrigan 202 $1,355,000
Edward River 108 $760,000
Federation 206 $1,415,000
Greater Hume Shire 153 $1,130,000
Hay 12 $65,000
Murray River 166 $1,235,000
Murrumbidgee 64 $420,000
Snowy Monaro Regional 123 $880,000
Snowy Valleys 46 $295,000
Wentworth 52 $370,000

Grouped data

To protect the privacy of recipients, a small number of grants and payments have been de-identified and grouped. This includes businesses operating in NSW with a head office located interstate.

Category Number of recipients Total amount paid
De-identified LGAs 3 $25,000

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