How to manage your payment
You need to report any changes to you circumstances.
If you get New Zealand Disaster Recovery Allowance, you’ll need to report any changes in your circumstances. This includes letting us know if you earn more than or the same as the average Australian weekly income of $1,713.90 while you get the payment.
The quickest way to report your income is to call 180 22 66.
It’s your responsibility to decide to claim this payment based on your personal circumstances. It’s also your responsibility to make sure the information you give us in your claim is true and correct.
You’ll need to update your income estimate if:
- you get Family Tax Benefit
- you get Child Support Subsidy
- you have a current Child Support assessment.
Use our online guide to update your family income estimate and payment choice by either using:
Find out about other payments and services to help you.
Page last updated: 18 June 2021
This information was printed 18 September 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/victorian-storms-and-floods-june-2021-new-zealand-disaster-recovery-allowance/how-manage-your-payment. It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.