If you need a payment

There’s support available if you or your family were affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment is support if you can’t earn an income because you or someone you’re caring for has to self-isolate or quarantine due to COVID-19.

Crisis Payment for National Health Emergency (COVID-19) is a one-off payment. It’s for people who get an income support payment and are in severe financial hardship due to COVID-19.

If you need ongoing financial support

If you need another payment or service, read more about getting a Centrelink payment.

Page last updated: 16 July 2022