How much Partner Allowance you can get

From 20 September 2017, the highest rate of Partner Allowance you can get is $486.50 a fortnight.

The amount you get depends on your income and assets.

We adjust Partner Allowance in line with the Consumer Price Index each year on:

  • 20 March, and
  • 20 September

We review your Partner Allowance every 6 months.

If your income varies, you need to report to us every fortnight.

If you disagree with a decision we make, you can appeal.

Page last updated: 9 October 2017