Information about payments and services for separated parents providing financial support to children.
Where to start
Use this helpful guide if you’re separated. It has a list of tasks you may want to do or consider when going through separation.
If you’ve been affected by COVID-19 and lost work hours and income you may be able to claim the COVID-19 Disaster Payment.
You can use the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app to check the balancing status of your Family Tax Benefit (FTB).
If you have a family law parenting order, the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) wants to hear from you.
If you lodged an objection to the class action settlement with the Court, you’ll get a letter with opt out information.
So you don’t fall behind, we’ll help you work out the best payment method for you.
This information was printed 12 July 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/separated-parents. 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.