Temporary changes for job seekers in Central West NSW

22 July 2021

Your mutual obligation requirements are paused until 3 August 2021.

We’re temporarily pausing mutual obligation requirements from 21 July 2021 to 3 August 2021.

This applies for job seekers and participants living in the Blayney, Cabonne and Orange Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Central West NSW.

This includes job seekers in jobactive, Online Employment Services, Disability Employment Services and participants in ParentsNext.

During this period, no payment suspensions or financial penalties will apply if you don’t meet your mutual obligation requirements.

You still need to:

After the temporary suspension ends, you’ll need to meet your mutual obligation requirements.

If you don’t live in one of these LGAs and don’t meet your mutual obligation requirements, payment suspensions or financial penalties may apply.

Next steps

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Page last updated: 26 July 2021