Payments and services while you’re looking for work or doing approved studies to help you find and keep a job.
Financial help if you’re 21 or younger and looking for work, or temporarily unable to work.
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 job seekers.
We offer income support if you’re looking for work or completing approved studies to help you get a job.
We provide financial support and help to people with disability, illness or injury. This support can help you study or find and keep a job.
If you’ve lost your job and got a redundancy or termination payment, you may be able to get help.
We can help if you're an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Australian looking for work. We can also help if you want to study or train to find a job.
If the bushfires have affected you, we have payments and services to help.
If you’re about to do a training course or some study, check if you can get this extra payment.
We close on Australia Day. This means your reporting and payment dates may be different.
This means Newstart Allowance will end. Don’t stress, you don’t need to do anything to move to the new payment.
It might be hard to manage your money, but we’ve got some great advice.