Managing your payment
Your options and obligations for Double Orphan Pension.
You need to report any changes to your circumstances while receiving Double Orphan Pension.
If you are sharing care and the amount of time you care for your child changes, this may affect your payments and services.
There are rules about how long your Double Orphan Pension can be paid while you, or the children for whom you get this payment, travel outside Australia.
You can have an authorised representative deal with us on your behalf. You can authorise them to enquire, act or get payments for you.
If you have a debt with Centrelink you will need to pay us back.
Do the right thing and avoid committing fraud by keeping your details with us up to date.
You can get help to manage your money if your bank account is overdrawn.
Page last updated: 19 July 2018