Date posted: 24/03/2021

Flood response

A range of resources and useful links to respond to, and recover from, the flood crisis.

In Brief

  • Australia is currently in the grip of a once-in-100-years flood event
  • Chartered Accountants will play a key role in the recovery, for their own businesses, clients, staff and communities.
  • This page will continue to be updated with new links and resources as they become available

Australia is currently in the grip of an intense weather event which is impacting thousands of businesses and communities.  

While the clean-up continues, CA ANZ will connect members with the resources required to support their businesses, staff, clients and communities. We will provide practical advice, links to government support and timely information to empower you to respond to emerging challenges.

Here you can find the resources you need to mop up when the storm clears, and get back to business.

Your wellbeing

 Resource link  Description
CA Wellbeing CA Wellbeing provides resources and information to support mental health and wellbeing for our members.
Wellbeing tools and resources for Practitioners Resources and information designed to support the mental health and wellbeing of you, your clients and colleagues.
CA Library Disaster Recovery collection Access a range of resources from the CA Library collection to assist you to deal with and recover from natural disasters.

Your business

Resource link   Description
Managing the banking relationship following natural disasters This guide has been created for accountants to help clients establish and maintain a good working relationship with the bank on behalf of their clients during or after floods, bushfires and other natural disasters. It has a Special Rural Insight 
Crisis response and recovery in uncertain times  Responding to a crisis and planning recovery through Business Continuity Planning. 
Help Clients Recover from a Natural Disaster Floods, fire, drought and earthquake continue to test our communities’ resilience. Here’s how CAs can help in any recovery. 
CA ANZ checklist for small businesses impacted by natural disasters This checklist can be used by members impacted by natural disasters in their own business or to help them better advise clients who have been impacted.
Q&A: Dealing with natural disasters This technical Q&A answers: I have a client that has been affected by the recent floods. What are the issues I need to consider when dealing with clients affected by natural disasters and is there any guidance available to help me?
Accounting implications of natural disasters Information to assist businesses, their advisors and auditors when dealing with the accounting impacts of natural disasters.

More natural disaster resources

A range of resources and useful links to respond to and recover from the flood crisis in Australia

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