Wage Subsidies

Wage Subsidies provide financial incentives to employers to hire and retain eligible job seekers in ongoing and sustainable positions.

Application detail: Applications may be made at any time.

What do you get? Funding of up to $10,000.

Who is this for? Australian businesses.

Wage subsidies provide Australian businesses with financial incentives of up to $10,000 (GST inclusive) to hire and retain eligible job seekers in ongoing and sustainable positions.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • hire an eligible jobseeker for an ongoing position
  • not be an Australian, state or territory government agency
  • not have previously received a wage subsidy for the same person

How do you apply?   Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Wage Subsidies.

Contact information :ajsfeedback@jobs.gov.au   or phone 13 17 15