News for separated parents
Read the latest news for separated parents.
18 February 2021
What you need to know to get ready for the COVID-19 vaccines.
16 February 2021
If your child had a birthday lately, their age can affect your payments and the services they can get.
12 February 2021
We’re closed for the Easter holidays. We want to help you plan so you still get paid.
9 February 2021
If you’re eligible, you’ll get a $250 payment in March 2021.
3 February 2021
If you got an account payable notice here’s why, and what you can do next.
1 February 2021
Repayments for Centrelink debts are starting again soon. If you owe money, please know we’re here to help.
20 January 2021
We’re contacting class action group members with details of the proposed settlement and what to do if they object.
19 January 2021
If you're planning to enrol your child in child care this year, we have information to help.
18 January 2021
If you get Family Tax Benefit, we may send you a reminder to include the Coronavirus Supplement in your income estimate.
11 January 2021
Keep up to date with changes to family and parenting payments due to coronavirus (COVID-19).
22 December 2020
On 10 December 2020, legislation passed with changes to Income Management and Cashless Debit Card programs.
17 December 2020
If you’ve got a Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, the Queensland Government may give you an energy rebate.
14 December 2020
Save yourself a trip to a service centre and upload them online.
11 December 2020
The Australian Government announced support if you live in the ACT and can't earn an income.
9 December 2020
The Coronavirus Supplement is taxable income you must include in your family income estimate.
7 December 2020
If coronavirus (COVID-19) affected your work, you may be able to use the extended work test.
24 November 2020
We’ll help connect you to the right support as quickly as possible.
19 November 2020
We haven’t asked for one since March 2020. However, from 1 January 2021, you may need to include one.
12 November 2020
If you’re eligible, we’ll pay you $250 during December.
10 November 2020
We’re extending some temporary changes to our payments that we made because of coronavirus (COVID-19).
28 October 2020
The pause on debt in response to COVID-19 is ending. But if you owe money, you won’t need to repay it until next year.
30 September 2020
In response to COVID-19, we paused some debt raising and recovery activity to help ease pressure on people’s budgets.
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