Dad and Partner Pay

Provides up to 2 weeks government funded pay to dads or partners caring for a newborn or recently adopted child.

Eligibility basics

  • provide care for a newborn or recently adopted child
  • meet a work and income test
  • be on unpaid leave or not working while getting the payment
The way we assess reportable fringe benefits as part of your adjusted taxable income is changing. Read more about reportable fringe benefits.

Page last updated: 10 October 2016