A payment for widowed, divorced or separated women over a set age.
New claims for Widow Allowance closed on 1 July 2018. Check to see if you meet the Widow Allowance eligibility as you may be eligible to claim other payments.
We have a range of other resources to help you manage your Widow Allowance, or get extra support.
Page last updated: 29 April 2020
This information was printed 10 July 2020 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/services/centrelink/widow-allowance. 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.