ASU Win - Jetstar to pay JobKeeper on normal pay dates!

Posted on May 15, 2020

The Qantas Group have provided the ASU with information about upcoming JobKeeper pay dates. A table is provided below confirming all the dates that Jetstar is to make a JobKeeper payment to ALL eligible employees for the duration of the scheme.


JobKeeper Fortnight Pay Period Start Date Pay Period End Date Normal Pay Date JobKeeper Pay Date
1 21-Mar 3-Apr 10-Apr 17-Apr
2 4-Apr 17-Apr 24-Apr 30-Apr
3 18-Apr 1-May 8-May 8-May
4 2-May 15-May 22-May 22-May
5 16-May 29-May 5-Jun 5-Jun
6 30-May 12-Jun 19-Jun 19-Jun
7 13-Jun 26-Jun 3-Jul 3-Jul
8 27-Jun 10-Jul 17-Jul 17-Jul
9 11-Jul 24-Jul 31-Jul 31-Jul
10 25-Jul 7-Aug 14-Aug 14-Aug
11 8-Aug 21-Aug 28-Aug 28-Aug
12 22-Aug 4-Sep 11-Sep 11-Sep
13 5-Sep 18-Sep 25-Sep 25-Sep

If you believe that you are entitled to JobKeeper payments, have not received any payments or have queries about any of the payments you've received, I encourage you to urgently contact your organiser, Billy (details below).

The ASU is considering all your legal options

Please continue to raise ALL issues by raising a payroll inquiry that explains your problem. Attach any supporting document or evidence. Then send a copy of your payroll complaint to as well as Billy.

It’s important to complete our survey and help the ASU decide whether to take Jetstar to the Fair Work Commission. We need to hear from you urgently. 

You can complete this short survey here. All information will be treated confidentially.

Your union will continue to support you through this challenging time. If you have any questions or concerns please contact your union organiser Billy on or call 1800 177 244. 

1800 177 244