You have a baby
If you have a baby, you may be eligible to get Newborn Upfront Payment and Newborn Supplement.
You must be both:
- eligible for Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Part A
- registered or applied to register your child's birth, unless they were born overseas.
To find out how to register the birth, go to the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registry in your state or territory on the Australian Government website.
Page last updated: 4 November 2019
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