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Support is available during COVID-19

There’s a range of financial support and services available during COVID-19. You may be able to get financial help even if you don’t already receive any Centrelink payments. 

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COVID-19 Disaster Payment

The COVID-19 Disaster Payment can help you when COVID-19 restrictions last for more than 7 days. You can’t get this payment for the first 7 days of an event.

Find out more about who is eligible and how to claim the COVID-19 Disaster Payment

Payments and advice

Find out how to access payments and support if you are experiencing financial difficulty during COVID-19. 

Find a job

The labour market has changed quickly due to COVID-19. There are organisations looking for workers and ways to find work suited to your skills and experience.

State and Territory Government information

Refer to your local state government for the latest responses to the coronavirus pandemic. You can also check restrictions in all states and territories using the COVID-19 Restriction Checker.