Employers can receive up to $10,000 (GST inclusive) over 12 months if they employ eligible mature age job seekers. From 1 January 2017 all wage subsidies are being improved, further information on the changes can be found on the wage subsidies page
Restart advertising campaign
To encourage take up of the Restart wage subsidy and get more mature age job seekers into work the Department of Employment launched the Restart communications campaign in 2014. Campaign materials can be found on the restart campaign page
Want more information?
- Call the Employer Hotline on 13 17 15 or visit the jobactive website to find a local provider and ask them about Restart
- For a version of this information to print, download the Restart Employer wage subsidy for mature workers fact sheet
- Email email@example.com
Note that call charges apply for calls to ‘13’ numbers from mobile phones.