Payment rates for Newstart Allowance
The payment rates for Newstart Allowance are updated on 20 March and 20 September each year and are a guide only.
|If you are:||Your maximum fortnightly payment is:|
|single, no children||$523.40|
|single, with a dependent child or children||$566.30|
|single, aged 60 or over, after 9 continuous months on payment||$566.30|
|single principal carer granted an exemption from Mutual Obligation Requirements for either:||$731.20|