Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements Important Dates

Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements

Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements Important Dates

Just a reminder that there is still funding available under the second round of the Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements Wage Subsidy!

Meaning that eligible businesses of any size, location and industry who employ an apprentice or business trainee between the dates of 5 October 2020 to 31 March 2021 may be eligible for a 50% wage subsidy (available for a maximum of $7,000 per employee per quarter).

During the first round of this wage subsidy, the Add Staff Group was successful in working with our clients and candidates in securing over $810,000 in Wage Subsidy funds for our clients’ respective businesses!

We’re excited to be working with more businesses during the second rollout of this wage subsidy to help recruit eligible candidates and secure incentive funds!

Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements Important Dates

5 October 2020 to 31 March 2022Dates within which an employers need to engage an apprentice or trainee to be eligible for the Boosting Apprenticeships Commencements Wage Subsidy
1 January 2021First claims for the subsidy available, payments will be made quarterly in arrears
30 June 2023Final date of lodgement of claims for payment

If you are interested in learning more about this exciting government incentive or would like to commence recruiting a new apprentice or trainee for your team, please contact Nadia on 1300365606 or email