How to manage your payment

Your options and obligations for Family Tax Benefit.

There are things you need to do to manage your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Payment.

You must tell us if your circumstances change.

You can choose how you get Family Tax Benefit (FTB) if you claim it fortnightly.

Keep in mind that after the end of the financial year, we balance your payments to make sure we pay you the right amount.

You have one year from the end of the financial year to confirm your income for FTB or claim FTB as a lump sum. Read more about time limits and confirming your income.

Page last updated: 10 December 2021