Payments and services to help you when you’re having a baby and raising children.
Use our checker to find out what you need to do at tax time. Do this if you get family assistance or have a child support assessment with us.
When you get Child Care Subsidy, you must confirm your family’s income. You must do this by 30 June this year for 2018-19 and 2019-20.
If you’re eligible for Child Care Subsidy you may get extra help with the cost of approved child care.
Check to see if you’re eligible for other support:
- use Payment and Service Finder to find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services
- view all payments for families.
We have payments and services to help with your child's education and health care.
Having a baby is an exciting time. There’s a lot of information about payments and services that can help with the cost of raising a child.
Find out what payments and services are available to help when your family uses child care.
We have a range of payments and services to help parents care for their newly adopted child.
If you haven’t already, create a myGov account and link Medicare. Then you can access your proof of vaccination online if you need it.
We’re continuing to pay Child Care Subsidy (CCS) for families that normally use child care in Greater Sydney.
COVID-19 Disaster Payments will continue to be paid from 19 September 2021.
If you’ve come out of a lockdown in Victoria, you may no longer be eligible for COVID-19 Disaster Payment.
It might be hard to manage your money, but we’ve got some great advice.
This information was printed 10 September 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/families. It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.