How much you can get

You can get a maximum of 2 Crisis Payments for National Health Emergency in a 6 month period.

However, you can only get 1 payment per quarantine or self-isolation.

It’s equal to a week’s pay at the maximum basic rate of your income support payment or ABSTUDY Living Allowance.

It doesn’t include other allowances or supplements.

Page last updated: 10 December 2021