COVID-Safe Firm Level Support
Provides one-off support to offset part of the additional costs incurred by firms to implement workforce-based COVID-Safe measures such as provision of PPEs and masks for workers, and individually packed meals.
The Government will help offset part of the workforce-based COVID Safety costs by providing $400 per Marine and Process worker employed (i.e. Work Permit Holders (WPHs) and S-Pass holders) per firm.
Disbursed by the end of October 2020.
Support is applicable regardless of whether firms have restarted their projects or are pending restart.
• Any firm that employs Marine and/or Process foreign workers as at 1 Sep 2020; AND
• Paid up to Feb 2020’s foreign workers’ levy in full (amount which was due in Mar 2020).