Download and complete the Carer Allowance Questionnaire - Carer not living with the person for whom care is being provided.
You can also do this questionnaire using your Centrelink online account or the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app. You’ll get this option when you update your address online or using the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app.
A Carer Allowance Questionnaire is not a claim for Carer Payment or Carer Allowance.
The easiest way to claim Carer Payment, Carer Allowance or both is online. Read more about claiming Carer Payment or Carer Allowance.
To fill in this form digitally you will need a computer and Adobe Acrobat Reader, or a similar program. You can download Adobe Acrobat Reader for free. If you can’t complete the form digitally, you can print it, complete it by hand and return it to us following the instructions on the form.
If you have a disability or impairment and use assistive technology, you may not be able to access our forms. If you can’t, please use self service, request someone to deal with us on your behalf, or contact us. We can help you access, complete and submit them.