COVID-19 SUPPORT

Covid Relief for employees and business

If, as a result of South Australia’s latest statewide covid 19 lockdown, you were a small business owner with under $75,000 of turnover or an employee who could not work, you may be eligible to apply for the Covid-19 disaster payment through Services Australia.

Depending on the hours of work lost during the period Wednesday 21 July – Tuesday 27 July, you may be eligible for a payment of either $375 or $600. Please follow this link for more information https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/covid-19-disaster-payment-south-australia

To make a claim, you need to do it online through your own personal MyGov account that is linked to Centrelink. If you are having trouble setting up this account follow this link https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/online-help/create-mygov-account

Or call Centrelink on 13 23 07, option 1.