To get this you must:
- care for a baby or child who’s recently come into your care
- be eligible for Family Tax Benefit Part A
- not be getting Parental Leave Pay for the same child.
Read the full conditions under who can get it.
Who can get it
You may be eligible for Newborn Upfront Payment and Newborn Supplement if you or your partner have a baby or a child comes into your care.
How much you can get
The amount you get depends on your family’s income and how many children you have.
How to claim
When you claim Family Tax Benefit (FTB) for your child we’ll check if you’re eligible for Newborn Upfront Payment and Newborn Supplement.
How to manage your payment
Your options and obligations for Newborn Upfront Payment and Newborn Supplement.