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We have support if you’re affected by family and domestic violence
We want you to know you can reach out to us for help and support.
Changes to ABSTUDY start 1 January 2019
What you need to know if your child gets ABSTUDY, is in secondary school and studies away from home.
Has your child’s payment stopped?
If we stopped their payment because we’re waiting for your income details, you can give them to us now.
Help for people who need essential medical equipment
A yearly payment to help with energy costs to run medical equipment or medically required heating or cooling.
Have you seen the new myGov digital assistant (DA)?
Need online support using myGov? You can now get help using myGov’s DA.
We offer help if you’re having a baby
There’s a few things you need to do to access our payments when you’re having a baby.
Is your child moving away to study in 2019?
Claim now to make sure you get ABSTUDY before school starts.
Do you have a 2016–17 Family Tax Benefit (FTB) debt?
You need to act now, or your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) payments will stop.
Introducing new services for carers and a Carer Allowance income test
From 20 September 2018, you’ll need to meet an income test to get Carer Allowance.
Verify your relationship status
From 20 September 2018, you need to verify your relationship status if you’re a single parent claiming income support.
Haven’t lodged your 2016–17 tax return? You might get a FTB debt
To avoid a Family Tax Benefit (FTB) debt, lodge your tax return or tell us you don’t need to.
Get your letters, bills and statements online
We don’t charge you for paper letters we send you, but some companies do. Get your mail online, it may save you money.
Get your new look Centrelink app now
It’s here! Our new version of the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app is available now.
Assistance for Isolated Children annual reviews are coming up
We’ll send you a review form in October. We may also send a letter asking for a 2019 income estimate in September.
Immunisation requirements changed on 1 July 2018
If you get Family Tax Benefit Part A, this change may affect you.
Is your child finishing school?
Read about the support available to help them decide their next step.