How much Parenting Payment you can get

How much Parenting Payment you can get depends on your family situation.

We update rates on 20 March and 20 September each year. The table is a guide only.

If you're the most you can get each fortnight is
single $752.60 including the Pension Supplement
in a couple $486.50
in a couple, separated due to illness, respite care or prison $582.80

Page last updated: 17 October 2017