How to manage your payment
Your options and obligations for Farm Household Allowance.
Your off-farm income can affect your payment. You must tell us how much you earn each fortnight.
To calculate Farm Household Allowance, we compare your estimated and actual business income. We reconcile your business income at the end of each financial year.
You need to report any changes to your circumstances when you get Farm Household Allowance.
There are rules about when we can pay your Farm Household Allowance while you are outside Australia.
You can only get Farm Household Allowance for 4 years.
You can get help to manage your money if your bank account is overdrawn.
When you stop getting Farm Household Allowance (FHA) you may be able to get other payments or support services.
Page last updated: 25 July 2019