Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Impact, Resources and Support

The outbreak of COVID-19 is having an overwhelming effect on individuals, businesses and communities. CPA Australia is closely monitoring the situation and heeding government advice, to ensure we are taking the appropriate action to protect the wellbeing of our members and employees.

We understand that accountants and accounting practices have an essential role during these times, as you support the community with the economic repercussions of COVID-19. These resources, guides, advice and updates, along with the latest information from government and regulatory bodies, will support you and your clients in navigating these unprecedented and rapidly changing waters.

 Watch the message from Andrew Hunter, CEO CPA Australia

Latest Resources

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CPA Australia launches campaign reaching out to small business

In these challenging times, it’s more important than ever for small business to speak to a professional accountant. This community campaign provides businesses with valuable resources and encourages them to get the advice they need.

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More small business advice 

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Public practice client resources

CPA Australia member only fact sheets on JobKeeper, cash flow boost and access to super that can be branded and emailed to clients to help assess their eligibility for key government measures. Simply download the document and add your business details.

Download the client resources
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JobKeeper package: Eligibility, challenges and how to prepare

In this podcast, Paul Drum, General Manager of External Affairs at CPA Australia, discusses why the JobKeeper package is a lifesaver for businesses, workers, their families, and the economy.

Listen to the podcast

More business advice 

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Managing through COVID-19

CPA Australia provides an update on the current state, including information on the latest regulator updates and government announcements.

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More public policy advice 

Message from the CEO

CEO Andrew Hunter provides an update on CPA Australia’s response to the outbreak of COVID-19 and how we are supporting members through this challenging period.

COVID-19 poses a threat to businesses, with many forced closures and a decline in demand for some products and services.

Prepare your business for the crisis and recovery 

Find information on CPA Australia’s policy, advocacy and media on COVID-19 related matters, including submissions to government, media releases, and summaries of key stimulus measures.

View public policy advice 

To protect our members and employees, we’ve made changes to our activities, including exams, events and offices.

See what’s changed with CPA Australia 

Regulatory bodies are recognising the strain caused by COVID-19, and are providing relief and support to those impacted.

Stay up-to-date with responses from regulators