The Government’s plans to extend JobKeeper until March 2021 passed through Parliament this week.
For the next stage of JobKeeper – from 28 September until 28 March 2021 – there will be a two-tiered payment:
The existing JobKeeper Payment will remain in place until 27 September 2020.
From 28 September 2020, businesses seeking to claim JobKeeper Payment will be required to re-assess their eligibility for the JobKeeper extension with reference to their actual turnover.
To be eligible for JobKeeper Payments under the extension, businesses and not-for-profits will still need to demonstrate that they have experienced a decline in turnover of: