News & Views

20th July 2021

Quarantine and Testing Payments

There is a Federal Government Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment available for any person who is required to isolate for 14 days if directed by the Department of Health. There are eligibility conditions attached to this payment. For more information visit: https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/covid-19-disaster-payment

In addition, the Victorian Government has a Test Isolation Payment of $450 to support Victorian workers including parents and guardians, who are required to self isolate while awaiting results of the COVID-19 test. For more information visit: https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/450-coronavirus-covid-19-test-isolation-payment