How your payments are affected

What can affect Parental Leave Pay for a child born or adopted before 1 July 2023.

A number of things can affect your Parental Leave Pay.

To get Parental Leave Pay, you must be on leave or not have returned to work.

There are rules about how long you can get Parental Leave Pay when you travel outside Australia.

Read more about how you can keep in touch with your workplace without losing your Parental Leave Pay.

Page last updated: 29 June 2023.
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