Who can get it
You must get a certain payment for 1 July to get Carer Supplement.
You can get Carer Supplement if you get:
- Carer Allowance
- Carer Payment
- Wife Pension and Carer Allowance
- Department of Veterans’ Affairs Partner Service Pension and Carer Allowance
- Department of Veterans’ Affairs Carer Service Pension.
You must get one of these payments for 1 July to be eligible.
Who can’t get it
You can’t get the supplement if you only have a Carer Allowance Health Care Card. You must get a payment to be eligible.
Page last updated: 13 March 2019