COVID DISASTER PAYMENT INCREASE | More Australians now able to access greater support | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “COVID DISASTER PAYMENT INCREASE | More Australians now able to access greater support | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

Support payments for people in lockdown will be boosted from today. The best way to check what you can get is to go to the dedicated “Services Australia” website. COVID Disaster Payments have increased to $750 and $450, depending on hours of work lost. And for the first time, people on welfare benefits will be able to claim an additional 200-dollars a week if they have lost work.

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