02 Jul 2022

Covid-19 wage subsidy & leave payments

The Government response to the Covid-19 pandemic now includes a spending package that may eventually exceed $12 billion, with more than $5 billion of stimulus earmarked for wage subsidies and leave payments.

Ministry of Social Development has two payments available to support employers affected by COVID-19. For latest details of the full range of support for business please visit:


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