The benefits of a new $476 million Industry Skills Fund will be felt across Wannon, with Australian businesses now able to apply for support to boost the skills of their workforce.
The benefits stemming from Australia’s Free Trade Agreement with Japan will be felt right across Wannon, with local businesses and consumers set to reap the rewards of the deal, Mr Tehan said.
Up to $9000 in financial assistance is now available for eligible long-term unemployed job seekers and their families to relocate to a new job.
Businesses that provide jobs to older Australians are now eligible to receive up to $10,000 (GST inclusive) in assistance from the Australian Government.
The Australian Government’s Job Commitment Bonus encourages long-term unemployed young people to find a job and keep it.
Disaster assistance is now available for Victorians affected by the bushfires in Moyston, Commonwealth Minister for Justice, Michael Keenan, and Victorian Minister for Emergency Services, Jane Garrett, announced today.