You must meet the residence rules to be eligible to claim Family Tax Benefit Part A and Part B.
On the day you claim Family Tax Benefit Part A or Part B, you must be living in Australia and either:
- have Australian citizenship
- hold a permanent visa
- hold a Special Category visa, or
- hold a certain temporary visa type, for example a Partner Provisional or Temporary Protection visa
Your child must also meet these rules or be living with you.
To keep getting Family Tax Benefit
You must continue to meet these rules for as long as you get this payment.