Crisis Payment for Humanitarian Entrants
A payment to help you if you’ve entered Australia as a Humanitarian Entrant for the first time.
To get this you must:
- be eligible for an income support payment or ABSTUDY Living Allowance
- have entered on a certain visa subclass
- be in Australia when you claim.
You must contact us within 7 days of entering Australia.
Read about who can get it.
To get this one-off Crisis Payment you must have entered Australia on a certain visa subclass.
Complete the following steps to claim Crisis Payment for Humanitarian Entrants. Before you start, check if you can get it.
Page last updated: 28 July 2020
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