Carer Payment and/or Carer Allowance - Care Needs Assessment (for a child under 16 years) form (SA394)

Use this form to identify care needs as part of the assessment of eligibility for Carer Payment, Carer Allowance or both.

Download and complete the Carer Payment and/or Carer Allowance - Care Needs Assessment (for a child under 16 years) form.

The carer of the child must complete this form.

This assessment alone is not a claim for Carer Payment or Carer Allowance.

The easiest way to claim Carer Payment, Carer Allowance or both is online. Read more about claiming Carer Payment or Carer Allowance.

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Page last updated: 1 September 2020