Getting additional payments and support

As a new parent getting Parental Leave Pay for a child born or adopted from 1 July 2023, you may be able to get other payments and support.

After your baby’s birth you may be able to get financial support for the costs of child care.

If you’re on a low income, you may be able to get both:

Your partner may be able to get Dad and Partner Pay.

If your child is with disability

You may also be eligible for these payments and services:

Other support

We also provide support with living costs such as:

To find help for new parents in your area go to the Payment and Service Finder.

Page last updated: 27 March 2023.
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