Not everyone’s payment is income managed in Western Australia.
Who it affects
We may income manage a payment you get from us. Your payment may be income managed if you live in Metropolitan Perth or the Peel or Kimberley regions and:
We may income manage a payment you get from us and you live in Ngaanyatjarra (NG) Lands and:
- a child protection authority refers you
- you volunteer for Income Management
- a social worker refers you
- you’re under 25 years of age and a Vulnerable Welfare Payment Recipient
How you know
We’ll contact you if we get a referral for you to be under Income Management.
What you need to do
If your payment is income managed you need to tell us if you move. This is so we can help you update any payments from your income managed money.
Page last updated: 23 April 2019