The Alinta workforce is the State Government’s first priority, and we will work closely with the company and unions to ensure all workers receive all their entitlements. For more information email [email protected]
State and Australian Government together with State and Commonwealth agencies will coordinate services, assistance and support for workers to ensure targeted and seamless assistance, including a $1 million job creation and support initiative for affected workers.
The package includes:
- $258,000 for Regional Job Creation Grants in Port Augusta
- $258,000 for Regional Job Creation Grants in Whyalla
- $258,000 to support the ongoing viability of Leigh Creek
- $225,000 to support Upper Spencer Gulf and Outback supply chain workers.
In November 2015 the State Government also announced a $7 million economic assistance package for the Upper Spencer Gulf and Outback. For more information see Economic assistance package