Help in an emergency
Payments and services if you’re recovering from a major disaster or need emergency help for homelessness, family violence, financial hardship, or bereavement.
If you're told to self-isolate and have no sick leave available, you may be able to claim a $1500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment.
If you’re a new or current customer affected by COVID-19 we have payments that can help you. We also have support if you can’t come into a service centre.
Claims for people directly affected by bushfires in disaster declared areas are closing soon.
This supports family members of Australian victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. It’s for attending legal proceedings in the Netherlands.
We can help if you’re in severe financial hardship, recovering from a disaster, or need special assistance.
We can help you to get information, payments and services if you need support.
We support people affected by family and domestic violence by providing information, resources and referrals.
You’ll experience many changes in your lifetime. So the way you use your money will change. We have tips and information to help you at different times of your life.
We have payments, support and other services to help you when someone close to you dies.
This information was printed 28 July 2020 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/help-emergency. 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.