The RSP may be activated when the COVID-19 alert level is increased from level 1. There is a separate application process each time it is activated.
On Tuesday 17 August, the Minister of Finance announced that the Resurgence Support Payment (RSP) would be made available to businesses and organisations affected by the 17 August alert level 4 increase.
Applications for the alert level increase announced on 17 August are still open.
There has been a change in eligibility for commonly owned groups.Check the eligibility page for details