Individuals

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Business
Individuals

Medicare online accounts and Express Plus Medicare mobile apps may experience intermittent availability due to scheduled maintenance.

Centrelink online accounts and Express Plus Centrelink mobile apps are currently unavailable due to scheduled maintenance.

Child Support online accounts and Express Plus Child Support mobile apps are currently unavailable due to scheduled maintenance.

Business
Farm Household Allowance

Who can get it

You can get Farm Household Allowance if you meet certain criteria.

You can get Farm Household Allowance if you:

  • are a farmer or partner of a farmer
  • are 16 years of age or older
  • contribute labour and capital to an Australian farm, or are the partner of a farmer who does
  • meet an income and assets test
  • meet residency rules, and
  • have had less than 3 years of Farm Household Allowance

Your farm must have significant commercial purpose. We'll assess this based on:

  • the purpose of your farm
  • the prospect for profit
  • consistency of activity
  • whether your farm runs as a business, and
  • the size, scale and permanency of your farm activity

Watch our Farm Household Allowance videos to find out more about eligibilty.

Page last updated: 12 May 2018