What are your commitments
Your obligations for Parenting Payment.
If you get Parenting Payment you may have to meet mutual obligation requirements or participation requirements.
ParentsNext connects you to local support services to help you with your study and work goals.
We need to know about changes to your or your partner’s situation. If you don’t tell us when these changes happen, you may get a debt you’ll have to pay back.
Single parents getting or claiming Parenting Payment or Newstart Allowance need to verify their relationship status. We'll let you know how to do this.
If you’re a member of a couple, it can affect what payments you can get and your payment rate.
If we’ve sent a letter to your myGov Inbox asking you to confirm current earnings, read this page. You need to confirm your and your partner’s earnings if we ask.
How much you or your partner earn affects your payment. We need to know what you and your partner earn so we pay you the right amount.
An assessment of the impact of your disability, illness, injury or other barriers to work.
If you’re getting Parenting Payment and reach Age Pension age, you can transfer to Age Pension.
If you’re Age Pension age and get an eligible payment, you can apply to transfer to Age Pension.
Page last updated: 16 October 2018