Premier Peter Gutwein claims JobSeeker level could be impacting 'return to work' for businesses

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
Updated November 24 2020 - 4:52am, first published 4:00am
Premier Peter Gutwein says there are concerns that increased levels of welfare payments are preventing Tasmanians from returning to work. Picture: Adam Holmes

Premier Peter Gutwein has claimed that Tasmanian businesses are having issues getting staff to "return to work" because of the increased level of welfare payments during COVID.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010