Changing your nominated start date

You may request to change the start date for your Dad and Partner Pay.

You can get Dad and Partner Pay for up to 2 weeks. Choose a start date where you’re not doing either of the following:

  • working during the 2 weeks, except for an allowable reason
  • taking paid leave during the 2 weeks.

You can read more about if you work or get paid leave during this time.

If you change your start date, we may need to check if you’re still eligible for Dad and Partner Pay.

To change your nominated start date, call the Families line.

Page last updated: 8 February 2023.
QC 63044