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||$527.60|
|single, with a dependent child or children||$570.80|
|single, aged 60 or over, after 9 continuous months on payment||$570.80|
|single principal carer granted an exemption from Mutual Obligation Requirements for either: