The Federal Government has agreed an extension to the COVID-19 JobKeeper scheme, with major changes being implemented imminently. Amending legislation was passed by Federal parliament on 1 September 2020.
The effect of COVID-19 on Australian businesses has been profound, and staying at the forefront of critical changes to the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) and various Coronavirus Economic Response Packages remains a challenge for many businesses.
In this easy-to-download PDF we have scrutinised the recent amendments to the legislation, delivering a side-by-side analysis of each key change comparing the current position under JobKeeper 1.0 (up to 27 September 2020) and under JobKeeper 2.0 (from 28 September 2020 to 28 March 2021). This guide will serve as an essential tool in navigating the legislation and implementing the changes in your business.
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If you need any advice regarding JobKeeper 2.0 and the Fair Work Act, please reach out to our Employment Advisory Team.
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Brett Feltham, Partner