We're changing our website design on 27 August 2017.

News for separated parents

Our new look website arrives 27 August

We’re updating the website to make it easier to use.

Check, collect, claim and maintain

Follow these easy steps to make claiming with us easier.

We’re asking you to create a voiceprint

Voiceprint makes using our phone system easy, and it’s safer and more secure than using a PIN.

Centrelink payment summaries are now available

Details from your 2016-17 Centrelink payment summary have been pre-filled for you in myTax.

Last chance to lodge 2015-16 tax return

To avoid a debt, lodge your tax return or tell us that you don’t need to lodge one.

Do you have reportable fringe benefits?

The way we assess reportable fringe benefits has changed. This may affect your family income estimate.

We’re testing a new website design

We want to know what you think about the new design.

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.

Don’t need to lodge a tax return?

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

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.

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.

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