The July 1 changes all Aussies need to know about

The beginning of the financial year on July 1 will bring changes affecting almost everyone living in Australia!

Here’s a brief list of some of the changes:

  • Minimum wage increase of 3.5 per cent

  • Plastic bag ban in Queensland, Western Australia and all Coles stores.

  • Penalty rate changes

  • The new Child Care Subsidy comes into effect

  • Power prices to drop in New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia

  • Gas prices to increase in some states

  • You can no longer wear glasses in passport photos

Watch the video below for all the changes and details on how they affect you!


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