Family Tax Benefit

A two part payment that helps with the cost of raising children.

Eligibility basics

There will be changes to Family Tax Benefit from 1 July 2016. Read more about the changes.
  • have a dependent child or secondary student younger than 20 years of age who is not receiving a pension, payment or benefit such as Youth Allowance
  • provide care for the child for at least 35% of the time
  • meet an income test

 

Page last updated: 5 February 2016