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Work Stay Play Program

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Employer Details

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The Work Stay Play Program is a time-limited initiative of the Northern Territory Government to attract tourism and hospitality workers to relocate to the Northern Territory or new local workers to transition from unemployment into a tourism and/ or hospitality job.

BEFORE YOU START: you must read and agree to the Program Terms and Conditions in full. Note in particular:

Eligible Employer means:

A Territory Enterprise that:

  • is a legal entity (a natural person or an incorporated entity), with or without a registered business name, and
  • holds a valid Australian Business Number, and
  • is operating in either the ‘Tourism’ or ‘Hospitality’ sectors or both; and
  • is not an excluded employer, and
  • has successfully registered with the Department.

Excluded Employer means a business:

  • in which the Eligible Worker or a Relative of the Eligible Worker is Related to the Eligible Employer, or
  • that is a public sector agency, local government entity, or a statutory body or corporation owned or controlled by the Northern Territory or Australian governments.

Tourism Business means a business whose primary activity is the provision of goods or services to facilitate business, pleasure or leisure activities away from the home environment. The Department will determine whether a business is a Tourism Business with reference to participation in the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse or other distribution platforms, and/or membership of a Regional Tourism Organisation.

Hospitality Business means a business whose primary activity is to provide services related to leisure and customer satisfaction across the following categories:

  • service of prepared food and beverages
  • short term accommodation

Are you eligible?

I am an Eligible Employer as defined under the Program Terms and Conditions * Required
This application is not submitted by anyone other than myself as the Eligible Employer * Required
I consent to my personal information being shared between/ with relevant NT Government and external agencies/ advisers/ bodies for the purposes of ascertaining and validating my eligibility under this program * Required

Monitoring and evaluation of Work Stay Play Program

PLEASE NOTE: These questions are for research and evaluation purposes only. Your answers are not used to determine your eligibility and will remain confidential.

How did you hear about the Program? * Required
Response required.

Employer Application Details

Please select what you are applying as: * Required
Response required.
Business type: * Required
Response required.
Have you listed job vacancies on the Territory Jobs Board? * Required
Legal entity name (not trading name). If a Trust, you must give the name of the Trustee of the Trust and attach a copy of the entire trust deed further below in this application form

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Please select what you are applying as:" on page 1

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Please select what you are applying as:" on page 1

Legal Entity Type * Required
Response required.

This section is not applicable because of your response to questions:

  • "I am an Eligible Employer as defined under the Program Terms and Conditions" on page 1
  • "Please select what you are applying as:" on page 1
The ABN provided will be used to look up the following information.
Click Lookup above to check that you have entered the ABN correctly.
Information from the Australian Business Register
ABN
Entity name
ABN status
Entity type
Goods & Services Tax (GST)
DGR Endorsed
ATO Charity TypeMore information
ACNC Registration
Tax Concessions
Main business location
Must be an ABN. 

The primary business address MUST include shop/ office or unit numbers where applicable.

Please remember to include shop/office/unit numbers. If no search results are found, please click "Can't find your address?"
Please provide a phone number you can be contacted on if required. Include area code if a landline. Must contain 10 characters eg 0889995511
Please enter your preferred email address for all written correspondence, if approved your voucher/s will be sent here.
Leave blank if you don't know your Vendor ID

Contact Person (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to questions:

  • "I am an Eligible Employer as defined under the Program Terms and Conditions" on page 1
  • "Please select what you are applying as:" on page 1

The Department will use the below details to make contact with you, should we require anything further. This is also the person responsible for this application.

Include area code if a landline
Must be an email address. 

Trust Deed (Not Applicable)

This section is not applicable because of your response to question: "Legal Entity Type" on page 1

If your Legal Entity is a Trust, you will need to upload a copy of the Trust Deed to provide confirmation of who your Trustee is.

Legal Entity name in the Business details section should be written as;

ABC Pty Ltd the trustee for ABC Family Trust

or

John Smith the trustee for ABC Family Trust

Please contact your accountant if you are unsure.