How much Rent Assistance you can get
The amount of Rent Assistance you can get depends on how much rent you pay.
How to claim Assistance for Isolated Children
Complete the following steps to claim Assistance for Isolated Children. Before you start, check if you can get it.
Change of circumstances when you get Rent Assistance
We need to know about changes that could reduce or stop your Rent Assistance.
Review of your details when you get Rent Assistance
We may review your rent details to check they're up to date.
Income from self employment
If you’re self employed you need to tell us about your business income. This is so we can pay you the right amount. You also need to tell us if this changes.
Employment income reporting
How much you or your partner get paid affects your payment. We need to know what you both get paid so we can pay you the right amount.
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.
How much Crisis Payment for Release from Prison or Psychiatric Confinement you can get
You can get a Crisis Payment for Release from Prison or Psychiatric Confinement each time you’re released.
What other help is available if you get a Crisis Payment for Release from Prison or Psychiatric Confinement
We have a range of tools, information and other services to help you if you’re going through a crisis.
Special rules to get Rent Assistance when you get JobSeeker Payment
To get Rent Assistance with JobSeeker Payment, you must meet some special rules.