Special rules if you get Youth Allowance

To get Rent Assistance with Youth Allowance, 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:

When you don’t live with your parents

If you don’t live with your parents or guardians 1 of the following must apply. You’re:

  • independent
  • eligible for the away from home rate of Youth Allowance.

The away from home rate of Youth Allowance if you’re either:

Page last updated: 15 January 2020