You need to meet eligibility requirements to get Dad and Partner Pay, and how much you'll get.
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To be eligible for Dad and Partner Pay, you need to meet certain criteria.
Dad and Partner Pay is currently $695.00 per week before tax, for a maximum period of 2 weeks.
Effect on existing payments and entitlements
Dad and Partner Pay is taxable income and may affect other family assistance payments.
To be eligible for Dad and Partner Pay, you need to meet the work test or receive an exemption.
Unpaid parental leave entitlements
Dad and Partner Pay doesn't change your workplace leave entitlements.
Adjusted taxable income
We will use your adjusted taxable income to assess your eligibility for some payments, supplements, support and benefits.
To get Dad and Partner Pay you must satisfy residence rules.
Changes if you receive family payments
A number of changes affect you if you receive family payments.