ADIA is the peak business organisation representing manufacturers and suppliers of dental products. Our vision is for an industry that empowers oral health professionals to advance the health and wellbeing of all Australians...................... — ADIA Strategic Plan

COVID-19 Updates

Stay informed with updates relating to COVID-19. Various resources available for you and your business.

If you have any questions or concerns, CLICK HERE to email us.

Over the last few weeks, the ADIA asked the membership to complete a short survey surrounding their current business circumstances during COVID-19. CLICK HERE to view the results.

Safe Work Australia
COVID-19 resource kit
COVID-19 workplace checklist

Fair Work Ombudsman
Coronavirus and workplace laws
Business closures during Coronavirus

Prime Minister Updates
CLICK HERE to view the Prime Minister's transcripts and Media Releases on COVID-19.

State and Territory based updates
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Economic Response to Coronavirus - JobKeeper Payment, Information for employers
To read the full fact sheet, CLICK HERE.

Economic Response to Coronavirus - Supporting businesses to retain jobs
To read the full fact sheet, CLICK HERE.

Economic Response To Coronavirus - Cash flow assistance for businesses summary:
• Assistance around managing cash flow challenges for businesses
• Designed to support small and medium sized businesses
• Cash flow boost intended to keep businesses operating, pay rent, electricity and other bills and retain staff
• The Australian Government to provide up to $100,000 to eligible small and medium sized businesses
• Cash flow boost provides a tax free payment to employers and is automatically calculated by the Australian Tax Office (ATO). There are no new forms required to be filled out

To read the full fact sheet, CLICK HERE.

Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI)
• Banks pause small business loan repayments. CLICK HERE to read more
• CLICK HERE to view the ACCI COVID-19 Employer Guide - Edition 3 Released
CLICK HERE to view the 2nd Edition of ACCI's JobKeeper Payment - Quick Employer Guide


Workplace Assured 
• Can you temporarily close and stand down employees without pay? CLICK HERE to read more
• Coronavirus and carer's leave: your top three questions answered. CLICK HERE to read more
• Employer's guide to Coronavius. CLICK HERE to read more
• Can you claim workers comp if you have Coronavirus? CLICK HERE to read more

Australian support infolines for further advice regarding COVID-19
Business (Australian Government)
Telephone: 13 28 46

ATO (Australian Tax Office)
Telephone: 1800 806 218

Workplace Assured
Telephone: 1300 575 394

Working from home plan
Trying to make the most of the expected lockdown? So are we! CLICK HERE to see our plans in place to support effective business continuity as we work from home. 

• To keep up to date with travel advice, go to the Smart Traveller website
• For all news related to COVID-19 from the World Health Organization (WHO)
• Current advice from the Australian Government Department of Health
• Essential Information from the Australian Government

Dental Industry News

  • Assistance for Small Businesses to Become Digital Champions

    7th Jan 19

    The Small Business Digital Champions Project, an Australian Government initiative, will provide 100 small businesses with a digital makeover valued at up to $20,000. More

  • TGA Consultation Forecast

    23rd Oct 19

    The consultation forecast is updated regularly and outlines anticipated TGA public consultations. You can subscribe to the TGA consultations email list to be notified when consultation documents are released. More