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COVID-19 Banking Timeline
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“This is an important loan scheme that’s helping Australian businesses fight their way through the pandemic,”
Since 8 July 2021, more than 14,500 home loans have been deferred, while more than 600 business loans have been deferred.
“customers can rest assured that their bank will have their back”
Banks have developed an industry-wide, consistent approach to hardship and a new online tool to guide customers.