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How to manage your Rent Assistance

Your options and obligations for Rent Assistance.

  1. Housing
  2. Moving house

Changing your address if you’re moving house

Learn about what you need to tell us when you move house and how it can affect your payments.

  1. Assistance for Isolated Children Scheme
  2. What payment you can get and how much

Assistance for Isolated Children Scheme payment types

Your child’s living arrangements determine which allowance or supplement you get.

  1. Housing
  2. Most useful information

Real estate details form (MOD R)

Use this form to let us know your share of a property's asset value and income.

  1. Report your income
  2. Employment income reporting

When to report your income to Centrelink

If you’re getting an income support payment, we’ll tell you when you need to report any other income you get.

  1. Top payments
  2. Rent Assistance

How to get Rent Assistance

You don’t need to submit a claim for Rent Assistance.

  1. Top payments
  2. Rent Assistance

Who can get Rent Assistance

You can get Rent Assistance if you get certain payments from us and pay rent.

  1. Employment income reporting
  2. When to report

Scheduled reporting

If you need to report your employment income, it’ll usually be every 14 days, on a date we tell you. We call this scheduled reporting.

  1. Report your income
  2. Employment income reporting

What to report when you report income to Centrelink

We need to know the gross income you and your partner get so we can pay you the right amount.

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  2. Rent Assistance

How much Rent Assistance you can get

The amount of Rent Assistance you can get depends on how much rent you pay.

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Page last updated: 10 December 2021