Listen How much Dad and Partner Pay you'll get. In this section How much you can receive Dad and Partner Pay is currently $719.35 per week before tax. It’s based on the weekly rate of the national minimum wage. You can receive it for up to 2 weeks. When you’ll receive it When we pay you depends on the start date you nominate and when we finalise your claim. Your start date is not the date you’ll receive your first payment. Proof of birth or adoption You need to give us proof of your child’s birth or adoption before we can finalise your claim for Parental Leave Pay, Family Tax Benefit or Dad and Partner Pay.