KEYSTART — HARDSHIP ASSISTANCE
657. Hon CHARLES SMITH to the minister representing the
Minister for Housing:
I refer to the Keystart home loan
scheme. How many Keystart customers have been granted mortgage repayment
deferrals this calendar year?
STEPHEN DAWSON replied:
I thank the honourable member for
some notice of the question. The following answer has been provided to me by
the Minister for Housing.
The number of hardship assistance
approvals from 1 January 2020 to 22 June 2020, separated by standard hardship
assistance and COVID-specific hardship assistance approvals, is as follows:
standard hardship assistance, 335; and COVID hardship assistance, 2 129.