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jobactive is the Australian Government’s way to get more Australians into work. It connects job seekers with employers and is delivered by a network of jobactive providers in over 1700 locations across Australia.

To find out more about jobactive and to find your local provider visit the jobactive website.

Employers can use a local jobactive provider for tailored recruitment services, at no cost to their business. jobactive providers work closely with employers to understand their recruitment needs. Find out more about how jobactive can help employers find staff.

Job seekers can get help from a jobactive provider to get and keep a job . jobactive providers have the flexibility to tailor their services to a job seeker’s assessed needs. Find out more about how jobactive can help jobseekers.

If you have recently been made redundant from your job, there is also information available on support to help you.

jobactive providers have a strong understanding of local labour markets. They know where the jobs are, what to do to help job seekers get ready for work and how to match job seekers to employer needs.


jobactive replaced Job Services Australia on 1 July 2015.

For information on the purchasing process for jobactive, see the Employment Services Procurement Information on this website or read the jobactive purchasing process fact sheet.

On 20 March 2019, the Government announced reforms to employment services that will come into effect in July 2022. For more information, see the New Employment Service Model page.

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