Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment
Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment is a lump sum payment to help you during the time you can’t work and earn income because you have to:
self-isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19.
you’re caring for someone who has to self-isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19.
This is a payment from Centrelink.
To make a claim you can complete the claim form using your computer and either:
return the form to Centrelink online, using your Centrelink online account
or fax the form to Centrelink on 1300 727 760, if you have printed and manually signed it.
The support applies to specific dates as detailed by Centrelink on their website.
Further details can be obtained from Centrelink’s (Services Australia) Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment – Victoria.