Wage subsidy for apprentices

As announced in the stimulus package on 12 March 2020

  • If you have fewer than 20 full-time employees, you can apply for a $7000 per quarter wage subsidy for each of your apprentices and trainees, for the first three quarters of 2020.
  • The subsidy period is backdated to 1 January 2020 and lasts until 30 September 2020.  

For more information

For full details including how to register for the subsidy, see the Australian Apprenticeships website.