It’s important to check payslips to ensure employers are passing on the full JobKeeper amount.
HACSU recently got a call from a member who'd queried their JobKeeper payments with their employer, who told them they could average their payments over a 4-week period. The employer said they had been paid over $3000 and the employee was not entitled to a top up in any fortnight that was below $1500 - but this is wrong - the employer must staff at least $1500 per fortnight, no exceptions.
After extensive correspondence the employer finally conceded they were incorrect and made a payment of over $500 to correct this
If you're receiving JobKeeper payments, your employer:
Anyone who needs more information, please contact HACSU on 1300 880 032 or firstname.lastname@example.org