JobKeeper Payments Your Comprehensive Guide.

Please note: The Australian Government has since announced further updates to the JobKeeper Payment not included in this guide. For the most up to date information, please visit out JobKeeper Q&A blog here.

The Australian government has announced a $130 billion JobKeeper payment package to support affected businesses and their employees through the COVID-19 pandemic. The economic impact of the pandemic has been felt widely across Australia with hundreds of thousands of individuals being made redundant, stood down or experiencing reduced work. 

This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to get your head around this stimulus package including

  • What the JobKeeper payment is
  • Who is eligible and how to apply
  • Other financial business support available
  • JobKeeper vs JobSeeker
  • JobKeeper + Redundancies + Stand Downs
  • FAQs
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The Australian government have introduced one of the largest stimulus packages in history.

It’s expected that around 6 million Australians will be eligible for this payment. Eligible employers will receive a $1,500 payment per fortnight, per eligible employee for the next 6 months to assist with the economic impact caused by COVID-19. This package has been announced to lessen the financial pressures on businesses and their employees, and ultimately allow them to easily start over when we’re on the other side of this crisis.

Since the announcement, we know there has been confusion around who is and isn’t eligible, how you can apply, and when it comes into effect. We’ve pulled together some common questions and answers to help you navigate the JobKeeper package and what it means for your business and team.

The guide includes:

  • What is the JobKeeper Payment?
  • Eligibility
  • How to Apply
  • JobKeeper Payments Examples
  • JobKeeper vs JobSeeker
    • What is the JobSeeker payment?
    • What is the Coronavirus Supplement Payment?
    • What is the $750 Economic Support Payment?
    • What is the cash boost for employers?
    • COVID-19 – Mandatory commercial tenancy code
  • JobKeeper FAQs
    • General
    • JobKeeper + Redundancies/Terminations
    • JobKeeper + Stand Down
    • JobKeeper Leave, Entitlements + Service

And much more


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