We have help available if you’re raising a family
10 June 2021
Here’s what you need to know about claiming family payments from us.
We have payments to help you with the costs of raising children.
You need to meet the eligibility criteria. Whether you’re eligible or not depends on your family’s income and circumstances.
Read about families payments and their eligibility criteria:
You can also use our Payment and Service Finder to see what payments and services you may get.
Are you having a baby? You can submit your pre-birth claim up to 3 months before your baby is due. You can do this for the following payments:
- Parental Leave Pay
- Dad and Partner Pay
- Family Tax Benefit.
How to make a claim
How to track your claim
Once you’ve submitted your claim, you can track the progress of your claim online.
Page last updated: 25 June 2021
This information was printed 8 December 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/news/we-have-help-available-if-youre-raising-family. 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.