The McGowan Government has announced a range of initiatives to support businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, including licence fee waivers for tourism businesses operating in national and marine parks in Western Australia. Information on all of the business and industry advice and support available through the State Government can be found at: https://www.wa.gov.au/government/covid-19-coronavirus.   

If you hold a licence or lease granted by the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, the below pages provide information on relief initiatives that may be available to you.

Tourism operators that hold a current licence

Please visit the COVID-19 licence waivers page.

Businesses that hold a current lease

Please visit the COVID-19 rent relief page.

Other relief initiatives for the tourism industry

The McGowan Government has announced a range of initiatives to support businesses in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, including some specifically targeted at tourism operators.  You’re encouraged to review the range of supports available on the Western Australian Government website.