Job Accelerator Grant

Up to $15,000 available for eligible employers in South Australia!

Tremendous news was recently announced for businesses employing apprentices or trainees.

Available until 30 June 2018, you and your business may be eligible for up to $15,000 when employing new full-time, part time and casual apprentices or trainees through the Job Accelerator Grant!

Additionally, you may be eligible for further government incentives when signing up a new apprentice or trainee.

The following information is available on the Revenue SA website:

Businesses that are registered for payroll tax can register for the Job Accelerator Grant of up to $10 000 for every new job created, or up to $15 000 for every new eligible apprentice or trainee position created.

To qualify for the Job Accelerator Grant, businesses need to…

  • Employ a new position between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2018 (inclusive)
  • Maintain the new position for at least 12 months
  • Have Australian taxable wages below $5 million, across the group. If your business is exempt from payroll tax, see I’m a small business and exempt from payroll tax
  • Register the new employee within 90 days of their commencement

To talk to a MAS National representative on how you can benefit from this grant, as well as other additional financial incentives, contact us below!