Income support payment description
An income support payment is a regular payment that helps you with living costs.
Centrelink income support payments
We call your Centrelink payment an income support payment if you get:
- Age Pension
- Carer Payment
- Disability Support Pension
- Farm Household Allowance
- JobSeeker Payment
- Parenting Payment
- Partner Allowance
- Special Benefit
- Widow Allowance
- Youth Allowance.
Other income support payments
We call your Department of Veterans’ Affairs payment an income support payment if you get either:
- Income Support Supplement
- Service Pension
- Veteran Payment.
Page last updated: 20 September 2020
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