Resurgence Support Payment (RSP)
to help support businesses or organisations with one-off costs due to a COVID-19 alert level increase

  • Available if firms incur a loss of 30 percent of revenue as a result of the Alert Level increase during the following periods:
    • First RSP payment from 17 August to 1 November
    • Second RSP payment from 8 September to 1 November
    • Third RSP payment from 1 October to 1 November
    • Fourth RSP payment starting from 22 October
    • Fifth RSP payment starting from 5 November 2021 (increased rate)
    • Sixth RSP payment starting from 19 November 2021 (increased rate)
  • Must have been in business for at least 1 month before the Alert Level increase
  • Payments 1 to 4 - Up to $1,500 plus $400 per full-time equivalent employee (maximum of 50 full-time employees)
  • Payments 5 to 6 - Up to $3,000 plus $800 per full-time equivalent employee (maximum of 50 full-time employees)
  • Further information om the RSP can be found here