Changes if you get family payments
There are some changes that may affect you if you get family payments.
Your family income estimate
We use your family income estimate to work out how much family assistance to pay you. This includes Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS).
Effects on your existing payments and entitlements
Dad and Partner Pay is a taxable payment. It may affect your tax obligations and other payments.
If you work or get paid leave
To get Dad and Partner Pay, you must not be working and not taking paid leave.
Check on your business when you’re self employed
You can do occasional tasks to check on your business or to ensure it stays operational. You can do this without losing your entitlement to Dad and Partner Pay.