Automotive Industry Structural Adjustment Program

The Automotive Industry Structural Adjustment Programme helped workers made redundant from the automotive industry to find new employment. The program provided a range of tailored assistance and services to support them to get new jobs.
This grant is currently closed to applications

What do you get?

  • A jobactive provider to help you find new employment.
  • Up to $1300 funding to help pay for work-related items, training and new job support.

Who is this for?

For workers who were made redundant from the automotive manufacturing industry.


This program provided support if you were affected by the closure of Australia’s car manufacturing industry.

You could have connected with a jobactive provider to help you with:

  • résumé preparation
  • job applications
  • interview skills
  • training to obtain tickets or licences
  • work experience
  • any other assistance to find new employment

jobactive providers would also have helped you to build a job plan, including:

  • activities to help you get skills that local employers want
  • connections to other support from government
  • help to look for jobs each month

Your jobactive provider could have also accessed funding to help pay for:

  • your work-related items
  • your relevant training
  • support after you start a new job

Find out more about the general support available from jobactive at Support for retrenched workers.

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