Child Disability Assistance Payment
An automatic yearly payment if you get Carer Allowance for 1 July and looking after a child with a disability or serious illness.
You must have been paid Carer Allowance for a child younger than 16 for a period that includes 1 July.
Each year you can get up to $1,000 for each child who qualifies for Carer Allowance.
Page last updated: 2 September 2020
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