COVID-19 Disaster Payment
A support payment for workers adversely affected by a state public health order.
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.
How much you can get will depend on your location and your individual circumstances.
Watch this video to learn about the COVID-19 Disaster Payment.
Page last updated: 4 August 2021
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