Guiding you through the Carer Payment and Carer Allowance claim process
15 January 2021
By answering a few questions we can guide you through the steps to claim Carer Payment and Carer Allowance.
If you’re eligible to make a claim, complete our:
Answer the questions in the guide for your situation. We’ll ask you questions like:
- Do you have a claim in progress?
- Are you claiming for the care you give to somebody else?
- Do you want to claim online?
- Do you have a myGov account?
The guide will also tell you what happens after you claim and how to track your claim.
If you’re not eligible to claim a payment for carers, use our Payment and Service Finder to see if there’s another payment for your situation.
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Page last updated: 15 January 2021
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