For information about COVID-19, visit the Unite against COVID-19 website.
Unite against COVID-19
If you’re having trouble finding or affording a stable home, you may be able to get access to low-cost housing or help with accommodation costs.
If you own your own home, many councils let you postpone or defer paying your rates. Check with your council to find out if they offer this service and whether you are eligible.
You could get up to $665 off your rates bill.
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