If you’ve misplaced your job, or your earnings’s lowered due to coronavirus, you’ll be able to declare JobSeeker Payment.
Before you declare, go to servicesaustralia.gov.au/jobseeker to test if you will get it.
You should be between 22 and Age Pension age. You’ll additionally want to fulfill residence guidelines and earnings checks.
If you’re below 22, you could possibly declare Youth Allowance for job seekers.
There’s additionally an earnings restrict. It depends upon your state of affairs, however bear in mind, you probably have a companion, we have to learn about their earnings too.
We’ll ask for details about your employment state of affairs. This contains when you’re nonetheless working however your hours or earnings have lowered.
We’ve waived a number of the ready intervals to get a cost. This means we’ll pay you sooner.
If you’ve by no means claimed a cost from Centrelink earlier than you’ll be able to nonetheless get began on-line.
You don’t want to enter a service centre.
You’ll want a myGov account and a Customer Reference Number, or CRN.
First, you’ll want a myGov account.
Then you choose ‘Continue’ and ‘I need a CRN’.
Follow the prompts to ascertain your identification.
Centrelink provides you with a Customer Reference Number and hyperlink your Centrelink on-line account.
Now you’re prepared to start out your declare in your Centrelink on-line account.
If you have already got a Centrelink on-line account, you can begin your declare on-line utilizing your; Centrelink on-line account or the, Express Plus Centrelink cellular app.
Once you’ve submitted your declare, you don’t have to contact us.
Use declare tracker in your on-line account to see the progress of your declare
We’ll let you realize the result.
If your declare is profitable you’ll have to report your earnings to get your first cost. This contains your companion’s earnings and you could report even when you didn’t earn something.