We have information in different languages about JobSeeker Payment
For Centrelink payments and services, you can call our multilingual phone service.
To get this payment you need to meet some rules. These include:
- you’re between 22 and Age Pension age
- you meet the income and assets tests
- you meet residence rules.
Watch this video about JobSeeker Payment.
To find out the full conditions and if this payment is right for you, read who can get it.
We pay JobSeeker Payment every 2 weeks. The amount you get depends on your personal situation.
Complete the following steps to claim JobSeeker Payment. Before you start, check if you can get it.
There may be one or more waiting periods that apply before you get your first JobSeeker Payment.