Channel 7 News JobWatch interview: Employers abusing the JobKeeper Scheme
On 14 May 2020, Channel 7 News interviewed Zana Bytheway, Executive Director of JobWatch, about how employers are abusing the JobKeeper scheme.
To watch this interview, please click here
‘What you need to know about the JobKeeper Scheme’ Webinar
On 1 May 2020, JobWatch presented a free webinar titled ‘What you need to know about the JobKeeper Scheme’
You can watch the recorded webinar by clicking here
You can review the webinar Q&A by clicking here
You can review the presentation slides by clicking here
JobKeeper Payment Scheme Q&A
On 9 April 2020, the Australian Government passed legislation to provide for JobKeeper payments as a way of dealing with the economic impact of the coronavirus.
The following questions & answers are for eligible employees. This information is accurate as at 16 April 2020. Updates will be provided as further information becomes available.
The Fair Work Commission published a JobKeeper Benchbook which can be accessed by clicking here
This Q&A contains information of a general nature only and is not a substitute for professional legal advice. You should obtain legal advice from a lawyer about your particular situation before acting on any of the following information. This Q&A is designed for Victorian and national system employees in Tasmania and Queensland only. If you are not a Victorian employee or a Queensland or Tasmanian national system employee, you should obtain specialist legal advice about your case as soon as possible.