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The new JobSeeker rate is coming — here’s what’s changing at the end of the week – ABC News

On Friday, the Government will cut back the coronavirus supplement for JobSeeker recipients. Other changes are on the way too. Here’s what you need to know.

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On Friday, the Government will cut back the coronavirus supplement for JobSeeker recipients and others on some government payments.
The $550 coronavirus supplement, which effectively doubles JobSeeker to $1,100 a fortnight, will be slashed and other changes are on the way too.
Here’s what you need to know.
The JobSeeker payment is changing
Currently, if you’re single with no dependents, you’re receiving about $1,115 each fortnight on JobSeeker.
That’s made up of the $565-a-fortnight base ra…

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