Australian Government COVID-19 disaster payments: A quick guide
The Australian Government has announced two new payments to assist those affected by state and territory government decisions relating to COVID-19:
the COVID-19 Disaster Payment for those whose income is affected by state and territory government restrictions on movement or ‘lockdowns’ following COVID-19 outbreaks and
the Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment for those directed to self-isolate or quarantine due to having COVID-19 or being a close contact of someone who does
The eligibility criteria include a holder of a visa class permitted to work in Australia
To check out the eligibility criteria and payment rates please visit-
Also, you can watch this video to learn about the COVID-19 Disaster Payment –
To apply for covid-19 disaster payment, either you can apply online at the following link or or Call – 180 22 66.
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