Apprentice Wage Subsidy 2020/2021
The Australian Government in the Budget 2020/21 announced funding for 100,000 new apprentices and trainees through a $1.2 billion Boosting Apprenticeship Commencement fund.
How it works: Businesses, of any size, who take on a new or recommencing apprentice may be eligible to receive a wage subsidy for the apprentice.
Subsidy Value: Up to 50% of the eligible apprentice gross wage, capped at $7,000 per quarter per apprentice.
Eligibility Period: 5 October 2020 to 30 September 2021
ACFA ELIGIBLE QUALIFICATIONS:
MSF31113 Certificate III Cabinet Making
- Kitchens & Bathrooms
MSF30213 Certificate III Furniture Making
MSF20313 Certificate II Furniture Making