Migrants, refugees and visitors
Services for refugees or if you are new to living in Australia.
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Financial help if you’re between 22 and Age Pension age and looking for work. It’s also for when you’re sick or injured and can’t do your usual work or study for a short time.
Financial help if you have a permanent physical, intellectual or psychiatric condition that stops you from working.
An income support payment if you give constant care to someone who has a severe disability, illness, or an adult who is frail aged.
The main income support payment while you’re a young child’s main carer. This payment is also for job seekers who are main carers of young children.
If you’re living in Australia with an eligible visa we have a range of help to support you.
Help with the costs of seeing a doctor, getting medicines and accessing mental health care.
You may get help if you’ve recently moved to Australia, depending on your visa. Rules apply to get help and you may have to wait before claiming a payment.
Concession and health care cards can get you cheaper health services and medicines.
We support people affected by family and domestic violence by providing information, resources and referrals.
Reporting your income is quicker with our new online services.
Confirm your 2018-19 income now for Family Tax Benefit (FTB) and Child Care Subsidy (CCS).
Let us know if you’ve dropped a subject or stopped studying. Your payment may change.
If you’re getting a student payment, you may also choose to get the Student Start-up Loan.
Find out about Australian Government payments and services that may help you.
This information was printed 22 May 2020 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/migrants-refugees-and-visitors. 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.