JobKeeper Payment (for Employees)

The JobKeeper Payment is a wage subsidy program to support businesses and employees.

It’s designed to help employees keep their job and keep getting paid during the COVID-19 crisis.

The JobKeeper Payment is $1,500 per fortnight per eligible employee, payable from 30 March 2020 until 27 September 2020.

For more information on the JobSeeker Payment including:

  • Are you eligible?
  • How much will you get?
  • When will you get it?
  • How do you get it?

21 July 2020 Update: Extension of JobSeeker and JobKeeper payments – further information can be found here

Watch a step by step video here.

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Further information and Government resources

  • Treasury Fact Sheets can be found here.
  • ATO website