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.
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.
The amount you get depends on your family’s income and how many children you have.
When you claim Family Tax Benefit (FTB) for your child we’ll check if you’re eligible for Newborn Upfront Payment and Newborn Supplement.