News for Separated parents

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Child support when one parent lives overseas

21 January 2019

We may be able to help you arrange child support even if one parent doesn’t live in Australia.

Has your 4 year old had their healthy start for school health check?

14 January 2019

If they don’t have one before they turn 5, your Family Tax Benefit (FTB) Part A rate may reduce.

The year has changed, have your circumstances changed too?

7 January 2019

With 2019 already underway, it can be easy to forget to keep your details up to date.

We’re closing for the Australia Day public holiday

2 January 2019

Your reporting and payment arrangements may change when we close.

Do your care arrangements change over the school holidays?

13 December 2018

You may be wondering what happens to your child support assessment if your care changes over the holidays.

Manage your letters, bills and statements online

7 December 2018

It’s faster and you don’t risk having to pay fees.

What happens when your child completes year 12?

4 December 2018

Your child completing school signals some big changes for your family, including changes to your payments.

Have you been scammed? We can help.

29 November 2018

If you’ve given personal information to a scammer, call our Scams and Identity Theft Helpdesk straight away.

We have support if you’re affected by family and domestic violence

19 November 2018

We want you to know you can reach out to us for help and support.

Changes to ABSTUDY start 1 January 2019

7 November 2018

What you need to know if your child gets ABSTUDY, is in secondary school and studies away from home.

Child Support online accounts are changing

31 October 2018

To make your online account easier to use we’re making some changes.

Have you seen the new myGov digital assistant (DA)?

15 October 2018

Need online support using myGov? You can now get help using myGov’s DA.

We offer help if you’re having a baby

5 October 2018

There’s a few things you need to do to access our payments when you’re having a baby.