Crisis Payment for Humanitarian Entrants
A one-off payment if you’ve arrived in Australia as a humanitarian entrant for the first time.
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To get this you must be all of the following:
- eligible for, or getting, an income support payment or ABSTUDY Living Allowance
- have entered Australia on a certain visa subclass
- be in Australia when you claim.
To find out the full conditions read who can get it.
To get this one-off 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: 11 December 2020
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