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Australian Government Whatsapp Link
Under the JobKeeper Payment, businesses impacted by the Coronavirus will be able to access a subsidy from the Government to continue paying their employees. Affected employers will be able to claim a fortnightly payment of $1,500 per eligible employee from 30 March 2020, for a maximum period of 6 months.
Businesses employing people that experienced a 30 per cent fall in revenue since 1 March, 2020.
New Zealanders working for Australian business on 444 visas will be eligible employees under the scheme.
Please remember this payment will be for employees stood down or RE-HIRED
Jobkeepr FACT SHEET
Jobkeeper registration (Employers) Link
Individuals Unemployed due to COVID-19
Partner income assessment raised to almost $80,000 per annum before a Jobseeker is deemed ineligible for the payment.
Jobseeker payment doubled to $1000 a fortnight.
Jobseeker registration (Employees) Link
Australian Government’s Economic Response to the Coronavirus page
Information on how the Australian Government’s economic response could support you can be found in the following fact sheets.
COVID-19 Business Policy Template - Download
COVID-19 Internal Business Practise Template - Download
World Health Organisation (WHO) - Info Video
Australian Health Department - Fact Sheet