Support payments of up to $20,000 are available for eligible employers who hire eligible unemployed Queenslanders. All employers are eligible except for government entities.
Back to Work Support Payment
Back to Work Support Payments of up to $15,000 are available for employers who hire an eligible unemployed job seeker from the identified target groups.
Youth Boost Payment
Youth Boost Payments of up to $20,000 are available for employers who hire an eligible young unemployed jobseeker, aged between 15-24 years.
Small Business Support Pool
The Small Business Support Pool is available to small business employers who have been approved for a Back to Work Incentive Payment and need assistance to support and retain their employees.
Eligible employers can access a $2000 payment to support and retain their employees.
To be eligible for funding, employers must:
- be compliant with workplace health and safety, industrial relations and taxation legislation; and
- demonstrate a genuine commitment to ongoing employment of the employee.