You may get COVID-19 Disaster Payment if you’re in Tasmania
19 October 2021
There’s support available if you’re affected by the COVID-19 lockdown in Tasmania.
The COVID-19 Disaster Payment is a lump sum payment to help workers unable to earn income due to a COVID-19 state or territory public health order. This may involve a lockdown, hotspot or movement restrictions.
You may be eligible for the COVID-19 Disaster Payment if you live or work in one of the following Local Government Areas in Tasmania:
- Central Highlands
- Clarence City
- Derwent Valley
- Glamorgan-Spring Bay
- Hobart City
- Huon Valley
- Southern Midlands
Claims open from Friday 22 October for the relevant period 16 to 18 October 2021.
Check if you’re eligible and how to claim the COVID-19 Disaster Payment.
If you need other support
Read about what other support is available if you’ve been affected by COVID-19.
Page last updated: 19 October 2021
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