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Current Grant Opportunity View - GO5798

High-Risk Settings Pandemic Payment

Contact Details

Services Australia - Emergency Information Line

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180 22 66

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GO ID:
GO5798
Agency:
National Emergency Management Agency
Close Date & Time:
Ongoing
Primary Category:
231017 - Public Health and Safety
Publish Date:
15-Oct-2022
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Selection Process:
Demand Driven

Description:

The High-Risk Settings Pandemic Payment is to provide lump sum financial assistance to limit the financial hardship of eligible individuals working in high risk settings who are, or were, unable to work and earn an income as a result of having tested positive with COVID-19.

Eligibility:

In accordance with the eligibility criteria outlined in the Program Guidelines.

Grant Activity Timeframe:

Ongoing (the grant opportunity will close subject to decision by Government).

Instructions for Application Submission:

This grant opportunity applies to claims for workplace exclusion periods from 15 October 2022 onwards.

Information on how to claim High-Risk Settings Pandemic Payment is available on the Services Australia website (www.servicesaustralia.gov.au)

Other Instructions:

A claim will be assessed by Services Australia against the eligibility criteria before making payment and claimants will be notified by letter if their claim has been granted or rejected.

Where requested, a claimant may also need to provide evidence of meeting the eligibility criteria for the payment.

Services Australia makes every effort to process claims as quickly as possible. Depending on individual circumstances, payments can be released in real time to the claimant's Australian bank account.

Contact Details

Services Australia - Emergency Information Line

:
180 22 66

: