National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund – Single Income Family Supplement cessation for new customers

From 1 July 2017, the Single Income Family Supplement (SIFS) of up to $300 per financial year will not be available to new customers. Existing customers may continue to receive the SIFS if they remain eligible.

Information update: this Budget measure is subject to the passage of legislation.

Description of measure

From 1 July 2017, the Single Income Family Supplement (SIFS) of up to $300 per financial year will not be available to new customers. Existing customers may continue to receive the SIFS if they remain eligible.

Questions and answers

Who is eligible for this measure

This measure will affect new SIFS customers from the 2017–18 Financial Year.

Existing customers may continue to receive the Single Income Family Supplement past 1 July 2017 while they remain eligible.

The date this measure will start and finish

This measure will start on 1 July 2017 and is ongoing.

Page last updated: 12 September 2016

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