How much you can get

The amount of COVID-19 Disaster Payment - South Australia you can get depends on your situation.

How much you get depends on all of the following:

  • the location of the health order
  • the period you’re claiming for
  • the hours of work you lost.

You’ll get the appropriate payment amount for each payment period you’re eligible for.

You can use our table to look up the amounts for each payment period.

Period date range Amount if you lost less than 20 hours work that week Amount if you lost 20 hours or more that week
Wednesday 21 July to Tuesday 27 July 2021 $375 $600

You can check the key eligibility dates for locations in South Australia.

The COVID-19 Disaster Payment is tax free income and you don’t need to include it in your tax return.

Page last updated: 10 December 2021