How much you can get
There are payment limits for the MH17 Family Support Package.
If you’re eligible, you can get both:
- a one-off payment of up to $2,000 towards the cost of airfares, insurance and transport to attend the proceedings
- a one-off living allowance payment to include your accommodation.
The living allowance payment is up to $210 per night, capped at $1,500 per family member.
If more than 2 family members apply, we’ll decide who gets the payment on a case-by-case basis.
In assessing who gets the payment, we’ll consider claims in the following order:
How to claim the MH17 Family Support Package.
Page last updated: 30 October 2019
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