COVID-19: Cash support for employers of apprentices

Employers of apprentices can apply for an apprentice wage cash subsidy of 50% for the 9 months from the first day of 2020, up to a cap of $21,000 for each apprentice. Applications open in April. See this site for full details:

https://www.employment.gov.au/supporting-apprentices-and-trainees

This is aimed at employers with fewer than 20 employees and will be paid quarterly. Applies to apprentices already employed and in training before start of March 2020.