You need to report your income regularly. Read our online guide and learn how to report your income using your online account.
To find more information about your payments, go to My payments in your Centrelink online account. There, you’ll be able to see information, including how we work out your payment and how much we’ll pay you.
You can request to transfer Carer Payment or Carer Allowance you’re getting for a child, to an adult payment. To do this, the child you provide care for must be turning 16.
There are rules about when you can get Carer Payment when you or the person you care for travel outside Australia. You must meet the Carer Payment rules at all times.
If you get Carer Payment and you’re Age Pension age, you can apply to transfer to Age Pension.
How much you or your partner get paid affects your payment. We need to know what you both get paid so we can pay you the right amount.