Special rules if you get JobSeeker Payment

To get Rent Assistance with JobSeeker Payment, you must meet some special rules.

When you live with your parents

If you live with your parents or guardians 1 of the following must apply:

  • you’re 25 or older
  • you’re a member of a couple
  • you care for a dependent child.

When you don’t live with your parents

If you don’t live with your parents or guardians you may get Rent Assistance without meeting special rules.

Read more about JobSeeker Payment.

Page last updated: 20 September 2020