The recently announced JobKeeper Payment Scheme aims to support employees and businesses. A business with a turnover of less than $1 billion where their turnover will be reduced by more than 30 per cent relative to a comparable period a year ago (of at least a month) can apply for the scheme, which will provide a provide $1,500 per fortnight per employee for up to 6 months.
Sole traders and businesses with a single employee are eligible for this program.
If you wish to apply, or simply learn more about the JobSeeker Payment Scheme, visit the links below. Please note that you should seek your own independent financial advice if you are considering applying to this program.
Also included below is a link to the JobSeeker Payment Scheme website in the case that this service is more applicable to your circumstances.