A payment for farming families in financial hardship.
- a farmer who spends a major part of your time and capital working on the farm
- the partner of a farmer who spends a major part of your time and capital working on the farm
- meets the income and assets test limits
- meets mutual obligation requirements
In this section
You need to meet eligibility requirements to get Farm Household Allowance.
How much Farm Household Allowance you will get, and your payment options.
Check if you’re eligible before you start your claim. The Rural Financial Counselling Service can help you work through your financial position and understand the information that you’ll need to lodge a claim. The easiest way to claim Farm Household Allowance is online.
Managing your payment
Your options and obligations for Farm Household Allowance.
Tools, information and other services we offer.
We have other payments, services and subjects to help you with Farm Household Allowance.