Information about payments and services for separated parents providing financial support to children.
Check to see if you’re eligible for other support:
- use Payment and Service Finder to find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services
- view all payments for families.
We provide separated parents support and information to help with their family situation.
We have payments and services to help with your child's education and health care.
We support people affected by family and domestic violence by providing information, resources and referrals.
We’ll help connect you to the right support as quickly as possible.
We haven’t asked for one since March 2020. However, from 1 January 2021, you may need to include one.
If coronavirus (COVID-19) affected your work, you may be able to use an extended work test period.
So you don’t fall behind, we’ll help you work out the best payment method for you.
This information was printed 24 November 2020 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.