Number of Wagga people on Centrelink JobSeeker payments falls to pre-COVID levels

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
April 25 2022 - 7:00pm
The number of people claiming JobSeeker payments in Wagga has fallen to pre-pandemic levels, according to the Department of Social Services. Picture: File

The number of people in Wagga claiming unemployment payments from Centrelink has returned to pre-pandemic levels just under two years since COVID-19 restrictions were first imposed.


Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich


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