Payments and services if you provide care for someone with a severe disability, illness or a frail and aged adult.
An income support payment if you give constant care to someone who has a severe disability, illness, or an adult who is frail and aged.
Check to see if you’re eligible for other support:
- use Payment and Service Finder to find, estimate and compare payments, and locate services
- view all payments for carers.
We provide payments to people who provide daily care for someone with severe disability, a medical condition, or who is frail aged.
You can get financial help and other services if you care for someone with a disability, an illness or who is frail aged.
There are payments and services to help you if you provide full time care to an older Australian.
We provide support to grandparents, legal guardians and other family members who provide full time care for a child.
In some situations, you can choose to get Carer Payment or Age Pension.
If the bushfires have affected you, we have payments and services to help.
We close on Australia Day. This means your reporting and payment dates may be different.
Our online guide will help people understand the rules for DSP.
Scammers may steal your mobile number so they can use your online accounts. Know what to look for and how to get help.
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is reuniting people with super they may not know they have. Read more about inactive low balance super accounts on the ATO website.