On 20 March JobSeeker Payment started and some payments changed
20 March 2020
Some payments stopped or closed to new claims. Find out if these changes affect you.
JobSeeker Payment started on 20 March 2020. It’s the main income support payment if you’re between 22 and Age Pension age.
When JobSeeker Payment started, other payments stopped or closed to new claims. The payments affected are:
You can read more about the changes to payments from 20 March 2020.
Read more news for individuals.
We’ve made some temporary changes to your requirements and payment.
There’s new rules to help you get a payment from us if you’ve lost your job due to coronavirus.
Page last updated: 20 March 2020
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