COVID-19 Disaster Payment
A support payment for workers adversely affected by a state public health order.
The Australian Government has announced changes to the COVID-19 Disaster Payment - NSW. You don’t need to do anything now. Please don’t call or visit us. We’ll have more information soon.
We’ve recently restructured our COVID-19 Disaster Payment content to group the information by state:
This is a lump sum payment to help workers unable to earn income due to a COVID-19 state public health order. This may involve a lockdown, hotspot or movement restrictions.
Page last updated: 27 July 2021
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