The Victorian Governments Jobs Victoria Fund can financially support businesses to employ people who have been most affected by the economic impacts of the pandemic. The Fund provides $250 million in wage subsidies to assist Victorian businesses to employ at least 10,000 people who are looking for work. Businesses may be eligible for a subsidy of up to $20,000 to employ new staff.
The Jobs Victoria Fund is now open for applications. Guidelines, further information regarding eligibility and the link to apply are available at https://jobs.vic.gov.au/fund.