News for separated parents

Eligible recipients get one-off energy payment

The One-off Energy Assistance Payment will be paid from 26 June 2017.

Our new look Payment and Service Finder is now available

A great new way to help you find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services.

Tax time is nearly here!

Make sure you’re prepared, so we can balance your family assistance payments as quickly as possible.

Lodge your 2016-17 tax return so we can balance your payments

We need to confirm your income before we can balance your family assistance payments.

Don’t need to lodge a tax return?

We still need information from you to balance your family payments.

The subsidy benefit does not exist - it’s a scam

A new scam about a subsidy benefit is being emailed to people and claiming to be from us.

myGov, as easy as it should be

A new look myGov, giving you a better online experience.

Don’t forget to submit your lump sum claim by 30 June 2017

If you didn’t receive family payments during 2015-16, you might be eligible for a lump sum payment.

Beware of myGov SMS and email scams

Scammers are targeting people with messages claiming to be from myGov.

Is your child with a disability about to turn 16?

Here are some things to think about including payments they may be eligible for and getting their own Medicare card.

Do you get Child Care Rebate quarterly?

You’ll get your payment for January to March 2017 between 19 April and 2 May 2017.

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