National Day of Mourning Public Holiday – Trading Hours

The announcement of a National Day of Mourning, on 22 September in commemoration of the death of Queen Elizabeth II, has prompted questions about what trading conditions will be enforced on the day, which is a public holiday.

This blog includes each state and territory government’s confirmation of trading restrictions on 22 September, and will be updated with official information as it comes to hand regarding other jurisdictions.


Last updated at 9:00am, 19th September



ARA Retail Crime Series: Handling cash safely

  Even in the digital age, many retailers still choose to trade in cash. Having cash at your business increases the risk of robberies and burglaries, and it is recommended that you accept digital payments where possible. If trading in cash suits your particular business, the ARA has pulled together

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