Preparing for Parental Leave Pay
There are steps you should follow to ensure you’re prepared to provide Parental Leave Pay.
Changing your care arrangements
If the amount of time you care for a child changes, this may affect your payments and services.
Healthy Start for School health check
If your child is turning 4, they may need to have a health check. If they don’t, your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Part A rate may reduce.
Job Capacity Assessment for Disability Support Pension
You may need to attend an assessment when you claim Disability Support Pension (DSP). If you already get DSP, you may need to do this as part of a medical review.
Help to get work with jobactive
jobactive is a service that helps connect you with employers and find work.
Travel outside Australia rules for Disability Support Pension
There are rules about how long we pay your Disability Support Pension (DSP) while outside Australia.
Appealing or disputing a Paid Parental Leave scheme decision
You can ask for a review or appeal a decision we make.
Contractor safety management
We are committed to the health and safety of all people working for us, including contractors.
Referral by child protection authority for Income Management
Your payments can be income managed if your local child protection authority refers you.
Reciprocal Health Care Agreement - visiting Sweden
The Reciprocal Health Care Agreement (RHCA) we have with Sweden may cover some of your medical costs in the Swedish public health system.