Does your job require you to move to Regional Victoria? You can definitely make the move if it’s absolutely necessary and you have the permit to do so, but if your financial barriers are keeping you from working outside Metropolitan Melbourne, we have got good news for you! The Australian Government is offering relocation assistance of up to $9000 to eligible participants who are planning to take up an offer of employment in regional Victoria.
The Victorian Government, through its affiliated agencies and funding programs, is committed to making regional Victoria a place where people can live freely, work in their preferred domains and invest in businesses.
From 1 November 2020, the Victorian Government will start providing financial assistance to people who are required to move from Metropolitan Melbourne to Regional Victoria as part of their jobs, but do not have the resources to afford a suitable housing, health and education services and a decent lifestyle.
Whether you’re an Australian citizen with no regular income or an immigrant with the right to work in Australia, you’re eligible for the following as part of the Relocation Assistance to Take Up a Job program.
● $6,000 if you relocate to a regional area
● An extra $3,000 if you relocate with a dependent
If you relocate to take up short-term agricultural work, you may be eligible to receive up to:
● $6,000 if you are an Australian worker
● $2,000 if you are a visa holder with the right to work in Australia
Whether you’re taking up an apprenticeship or a short term agricultural role, the Relocation Assistance to Take Up a Job program allows you to make a seamless move to Regional Victoria and a stress free start to your new job.
Looking for an affordable removalist to help you move to Regional Victoria for your new job? Moving is definitely one of the expenditures you can cover with the funding you’ll get as part of the Relocation Assistance to Take Up a Job program.
Call Removalists on the Run today and learn more about how we can help move to your new address quickly and safely.