Travel and accommodation allowances for regional apprentices and trainees has been raised, news welcomed by Limestone Coast employers.
The allowance itself is a government contribution to the costs incurred by employers when apprentices have to travel more than 150km from their residence or work.
Allowance for accommodation increasing to $60 per night, and $110 per night for pre-approved training delivered in other states.
Allowance for travel has increased to 30 cents per km, these amounts can be claimed by the employer.
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