12 July 2022

As difficult weather conditions around NSW continue, our thoughts are with everyone who has been impacted across the state. Our communities are being tested by flooding and challenging weather events.

A wide range of people in flood-affected NSW Local Government Areas (LGAs) have had mutual obligation and participation requirements paused.

If you receive support through Disability Employment Services, Workforce Australia or ParentsNext and live in any of the following LGAs, your obligations/requirements are paused until 31 August:

  • Bayside
  • Blacktown
  • Blue Mountains
  • Camden
  • Campbelltown
  • Canterbury Bankstown
  • Central Coast
  • Cessnock
  • Dungong
  • Fairfield
  • Georges River
  • Hawkesbury
  • Hornsby
  • Kiama
  • Lake Macquarie
  • Lithgow City
  • Liverpool
  • Maitland
  • Northern Beaches
  • Penrith
  • Shellharbour
  • Shoalhaven
  • Singleton
  • Sutherland Shire
  • The Hills Shire
  • Upper Lachlan
  • Wingecarribee
  • Wollongdilly
  • Wollongong


If you have any questions, please talk to your Employment Consultant, or contact us on 1300 422 454.

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